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Complications after cardiothoracic surgery

Edited by David Leaper and Iain Whitaker

in Post-operative Complications

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199546268
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191726071 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199546268.003.11

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Complications after cardiothoracic surgery

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Normal post-operative course - Cardiac surgery complications - Bleeding - Low BP after cardiac surgery - Chest pain after cardiac surgery - Arrhythmias and pacing - Complications of valve surgery - Respiratory complications - Common renal complications - Gastrointestinal symptoms - Gastrointestinal complications - Hepatobiliary complications - Stroke after cardiac surgery - Neurological complications - Surgical site infection - Wound complications - Haematological complications - General thoracic complications - Lung resection - Oesophagectomy - Mediastinal surgery

Chapter.  13996 words. 

Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery

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