• 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 language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Surgical Management of Sleep Apnea and Snoring|
|Number of pages||8|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2005|
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