How to treat post-operative complications: An evidence-based approach.

@article{Carsetti2016HowTT,
  title={How to treat post-operative complications: An evidence-based approach.},
  author={Andrea Carsetti and Andrew Rhodes},
  journal={Best practice & research. Clinical anaesthesiology},
  year={2016},
  volume={30 2},
  pages={229-36}
}
Post-operative complication can be defined as any deviation from the normal post-operative course. The majority of post-operative complications affects the subgroup of high-risk patients, and they are clearly associated with increased hospital length of stay and mortality. This review deals with the principal complications occurring during the post-operative period. In particular, we describe the preventive and management strategies to face pulmonary, cardiac, renal and neurological… CONTINUE READING