Preoperative Selection Of Patients For Post Cardiac Surgical Fast-Tracking: An Analysis

Authors

  • M N.E HARRIS
  • L OPREA
  • B T WILLIAMS

Keywords:

Post Cardiac Surgical Fast Tracking

Abstract

A retrospective analysis has been made of 117 Consecutive adult cardiac surgical operatiOns perf ormed by a single consultant cardiac surgeon with the same consultant anaesthetist over a period of twelve months.  117 adult patients (98 male, 19 female) with an age range from 23-79 years were involved in this retrospective study.She died twelve hours post-operatively after aort ic and mitral valve replacement despite maximal inotropic support.

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