postsurgery complications

postsurgery complications

long-term complications due to surgical intervention, the probability or likelihood of which must be included within the consent protocol, e.g. non-resolution of initial problem, infection, ongoing pain, complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), prolonged healing time, hypertrophic scarring, transfer metatarsalgia, avascular necrosis
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Jaitley suffered some postsurgery complications at the previous hospital and his family wanted him to be shifted to AIIMS, Gupta added, saying he expected the minister to remain in the hospital for "a couple of days".
Postsurgery complications included acute refractory bleeding (aortic anastomosis), cytomegalovirus infection of the gut, bacterial pulmonary infection, and postoperative renal failure that required chronic hemodialysis that prolonged his stay in the intensive care unit (ICU) to 5 months.
New research published in the August issue of CHEST, the peer-reviewed journal of the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP), shows that bariatric surgery patients with low cardiopulmonary fitness levels experienced longer operative times and suffered more postsurgery complications than patients with higher fitness levels.