Chapter

Complications

Joanna Chikwe, David Tom Cooke and Aaron Weiss

in Cardiothoracic Surgery

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print January 2013 | ISBN: 9780199642830
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191742842 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199642830.003.0006

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Surgery

Complications

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Normal postoperative course - Overview of complications - Hypotension and tamponade - Chest pain and ischemia - Late arrhythmias - Other cardiac problems - Complications of valve surgery - Respiratory complications - Renal complications - Gastrointestinal symptoms - Gastrointestinal complications - Liver failure - Stroke - Management of stroke - Neurological complications - Wound infections - Wound complications - Hematological complications

Chapter.  12743 words. 

Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery

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