Perioperative care of elderly outpatients. A review.

  title={Perioperative care of elderly outpatients. A review.},
  author={Carlo Grifasi and Armando Calogero and Anna Esposito and Concetta Anna Dodaro},
  journal={Annali italiani di chirurgia},
  volume={86 2},
INTRODUCTION Epidemiological data show a continuous expansion of elderly population in Europe. Older individuals require more medical services relative to their younger counterparts. The aim of this review was to summarize the most recent considerations in regards to preoperative assessment, postoperative outcomes, patient satisfaction and cost… CONTINUE READING