Goal-Directed Fluid Therapy in Gastrointestinal Surgery in Older Coronary Heart Disease Patients: Randomized Trial

@article{Zheng2013GoalDirectedFT,
  title={Goal-Directed Fluid Therapy in Gastrointestinal Surgery in Older Coronary Heart Disease Patients: Randomized Trial},
  author={Hong Zheng and Hai Ke Guo and Jian-rong Ye and Lin Chen and Hai-ping Ma},
  journal={World Journal of Surgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={37},
  pages={2820-2829}
}
Our aim was to determine whether substitution of goal-directed fluid therapy (GDT) (perioperative fluid administration) for traditional therapy to manage elderly patients with coronary heart disease scheduled for gastrointestinal (GI) surgery was advantageous. We determined if it would reduce cardiac complications and shorten time to recovery and discharge. Altogether, 60 of these elderly patients were randomized into GDT (n = 30) and control (n = 30) groups. In the GDT group, fluid management… CONTINUE READING
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