Post-operative management of obstructive sleep apnea patients

Edgar F. Fincher, David J Terris

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Abstract

• The identification of risk factors for most post-operative complications remains elusive. • The majority of patients do not require intensive care unit monitoring following surgery. • Patients with pre-existing hypertension are at the greatest risk for needing intensive post-operative care, primarily to manage labile blood pressure.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationSurgical Management of Sleep Apnea and Snoring
PublisherCRC Press
Pages445-452
Number of pages8
ISBN (Electronic)9780849361951
ISBN (Print)9780824759100
StatePublished - Jan 1 2005
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Post-operative management of obstructive sleep apnea patients'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this