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Perioperative cardiothoracic surgical management 

Perioperative cardiothoracic surgical management
Perioperative cardiothoracic surgical management

Juan Carlos Kaski

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date: 28 November 2020

Perioperative management of cardiac patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery 258

Risk stratification of cardiac patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery 260

Management of cardiac conditions associated with increased perioperative risk 262

Perioperative management of patients undergoing cardiac surgery 272

Pre-existing CVD is associated with a significant increase in morbidity and mortality in patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery. Coronary artery disease accounts for the vast majority of adverse cardiac events associated with non-cardiac surgery. Other conditions associated with increased perioperative risk include HF, valvular heart disease, and cardiac arrhythmias....

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