The impact of preoperative ASA and serum albumin on early complication and survival rate of patients undergoing radical cystectomy for bladder cancer.

@article{Djaladat2012TheIO,
  title={The impact of preoperative ASA and serum albumin on early complication and survival rate of patients undergoing radical cystectomy for bladder cancer.},
  author={Hooman Djaladat and Adrian Stuart Fairey and Jie Cai and Gus Miranda and Anne K. Schuckman and Eila Curlee Skinner and Siamak Daneshmand},
  journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology},
  year={2012},
  volume={30 5_suppl},
  pages={313}
}
313 Background: American Society of Anesthesiologist (ASA) score is used to evaluate the physical status of patients before surgery. Serum albumin is also a known marker of nutritional status. We evaluated the impact of preoperative ASA score and serum albumin on early complication and survival of pts who underwent radical cystectomy for bladder cancer… CONTINUE READING