Postoperative Pulmonary Complications and Associated Factors among Surgical Patients

  title={Postoperative Pulmonary Complications and Associated Factors among Surgical Patients},
  author={Zewditu Abdissa Denu and Mensur Osman Yasin and Tadesse Belayneh Melekie and Alhazar Berhe},
Introduction: Postoperative complications, although other complications may occur, involving the respiratory tract is the most frequent one that contribute to the greatest peri operative morbidity and mortality. The occurrence of postoperative pulmonary complications varies depending on the clinical treatment setting, the kind of surgery and the definition used. Objective: The aim of this study was to determine morbidity and mortality rate from postoperative pulmonary complications and factors… CONTINUE READING


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