Ambulatory Surgical Procedures

Known as: Surgery, Outpatient, surgery ambulatory, Ambulatory Surgeries 
A surgical procedure performed on an outpatient basis. It may be hospital-based or performed in an office or surgicenter.
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Both regional anesthesia and general anesthesia have been proposed to provide optimal ambulatory anesthesia. We searched MEDLINE… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Sore throat is a common complication of anaesthesia that affects patient satisfaction after surgery. METHODS We… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
UNLABELLED We identified predictors for prolonged postoperative stay after ambulatory surgery using multiple logistic regression… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
PURPOSE To determine the incidence, the reasons, and the predictive factors for unanticipated admission after ambulatory surgery… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The Aldrete Score has withstood the changes in anesthesia and surgical care that have developed in the past three decades… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
UNLABELLED Postoperative pain is a common reason for the delayed discharge and unanticipated hospital admission of out-patients… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Despite increased use of ambulatory surgery, few data exist regarding patient recovery patterns and home-readiness. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
STUDY OBJECTIVE To evaluate the validity and reliability of an objective scoring system, the Post-Anesthetic Discharge Scoring… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
In a recent editorial, Kapur described perioperative nausea and vomiting as "the big 'little problem' following ambulatory… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We conducted a case-control study to identify clinical and demographic risk factors for admission to the hospital following… (More)
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