Postoperative anesthesia care unit (PACU)

Known as: Hospital Recovery Room, Rooms, Recovery, pacu 
Hospital unit providing continuous monitoring of the patient following anesthesia.

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2009
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2009
This is the first case report of an iatrogenic anterior hip dislocation after arthroscopic surgery for femoroacetabular… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND The purpose of the present study was to determine whether prophylactic use of 1 microg x kg(-1) dexmedetomidine… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Both general and nerve block anesthesia are effective for shoulder surgery. For outpatient surgery, it is important to… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Obesity is an important risk factor for surgical site infections. The incidence of surgical wound infections is… (More)
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2000
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2000
OBJECTIVE To compare the first 20 patients who underwent minimally invasive radioguided parathyroidectomies (MIRPs) performed at… (More)
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1995
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1995
In this prospective, randomized, double-blind study, we have investigated the effect of an antifibrinolytic agent, tranexamic… (More)
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1995
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1995
BACKGROUND Controversy exists as to the risk for postoperative apnea in former preterm infants. The conclusions of published… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVE To compare the effect of post-operative analgesia using epidural versus intravenous infusions on the incidence of… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
Our initial experience with laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) for symptomatic cholelithiasis has involved 152 patients. Patient… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
We prospectively studied the cases of 121 patients who were being operated on for insertion of a unilateral total knee prosthesis… (More)
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