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Elective Surgical Procedures

Known as: Surgical Procedures, Elective, surgical procedures elective, Elective Surgical Procedure 
Surgery which could be postponed or not done at all without danger to the patient. Elective surgery includes procedures to correct non-life… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BackgroundPostoperative delirium is a common preventable complication experienced by older adults undergoing elective surgery. In… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
BackgroundOlfaction is a versatile sensory mechanism for detecting thousands of volatile odorants. Although molecular basis of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Tranexamic acid can reduce bleeding in patients undergoing elective surgery. We assessed the effects of early… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Abstract Objectives: To determine whether preoperative optimisation of oxygen delivery improves outcome after major elective… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND: Early elective surgery may prevent rupture of abdominal aortic aneurysms, but mortality is 5-6%. The risk of rupture… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVES To determined the relationship between perioperative glucose control and postoperative nosocomial infection rate is… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
The most common indications for warfarin therapy are atrial fibrillation, the presence of a mechanical heart valve, and venous… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
To determine whether the impaired insulin-stimulated glucose uptake in obese individuals is associated with altered insulin… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
1. Recent studies have suggested that interleukin-6 is a major mediator of the acute-phase protein response in man. The aim of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
  • A. Arieff
  • The New England journal of medicine
  • 1986
  • Corpus ID: 34141861
Severe hyponatremia developed after elective surgery in 15 previously healthy women who subsequently either died or had permanent… Expand
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