Elective Surgical Procedures
"Elective Surgical Procedures" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Surgery which could be postponed or not done at all without danger to the patient. Elective surgery includes procedures to correct non-life-threatening medical problems as well as to alleviate conditions causing psychological stress or other potential risk to patients, e.g., cosmetic or contraceptive surgery.
|Elective Surgical Procedures
- Elective Surgical Procedures
- Surgical Procedures, Elective
- Procedures, Elective Surgical
- Surgical Procedure, Elective
- Elective Surgical Procedure
- Procedure, Elective Surgical
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Elective Surgical Procedures" by people in Profiles.
Coagulation and Transfusion Updates From 2021. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2022 09; 36(9):3447-3458.
Too frail is to fail: Frailty portends poor outcomes in the elderly with type II odontoid fractures independent of management strategy. J Clin Neurosci. 2021 Nov; 93:48-53.
Perioperative risk and antiplatelet management in patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery within 1 year of PCI. J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2022 Feb; 53(2):380-389.
The Financial Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Neurosurgery Practice in Spring 2020. World Neurosurg. 2021 09; 153:e1-e10.
Surgical Infection Society Guidance for Restoration of Surgical Services during the Coronavirus Disease-2019 Pandemic. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2021 Oct; 22(8):818-827.
Preoperative optimization for patients undergoing elective spine surgery. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2021 Mar; 202:106445.
Trends in national utilization of posterior lumbar fusion and 30-day reoperation and readmission rates from 2006-2016. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2020 12; 199:106310.
Independent Association Between Type of Intraoperative Blood Transfusion and Postoperative Delirium After Complex Spinal Fusion for Adult Deformity Correction. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2020 Feb 15; 45(4):268-274.
Blame it on the injury: Trauma is a risk factor for pancreatic fistula following distal pancreatectomy compared with elective resection. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2019 12; 87(6):1289-1300.
Complication Rates in Total Knee Arthroplasty Performed for Osteoarthritis and Post-Traumatic Arthritis: A Comparison Study. J Arthroplasty. 2020 02; 35(2):371-374.