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postoperative

of, relating to, or occurring in the period following a surgical operation
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The decline in postoperative care services resulted in an adjusted cost reduction of $1,215 per patient, due largely to lower costs for skilled nursing facility and home health agency care.
There was no significant difference between the 2 groups in terms of preoperative and postoperative serum electrolyte, hemoglobin and hematocrit levels (Table 2).
Postoperative intussusception in children is frequently treated by exploration and manual reduction (Table).
In the regional anesthesia group, they reported postoperative nausea in 28% of women and 14% of men, and vomiting in 17% and 7%, respectively [23].
When the effects of preoperative and postoperative pulmonary artery pressures on postoperative arrhythmia were evaluated, postoperative arrhythmia was determined in only 2 (12.
A 10percentage-point increase in the share of Asian discharges was associated with increases in complication rates for postoperative pulmonary embolism or deep vein thrombosis (16.
A number of studies have investigated risk factors for postoperative pulmonary complications after upper abdominal surgery (Arozullah et al 2001, Barisione et al 1997, Brooks-Brunn 1998, Johnson et al 2007, Kanat et al 2007, McAlister et al 2005, Pereira et al 1999, Serejo et al 2007).
The management of postoperative pain has received much interest in recent years.
NSQIP data were used as a "gold standard" for identifying postoperative complications in one previous study (Best et al.
2 mmol/L) reported increased rates of postoperative wound infections.
SAN DIEGO -- Several preoperative factors--a longer bypass limb length, low vitamin D levels, and African American ethnicity--were significant predictors of postoperative vitamin D deficiency in a study of 145 patients undergoing gastric bypass surgery.