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post·op·er·a·tive

(pōst-op'ĕr-ă-tiv),
Following an operation.

postoperative

(pōst-ŏp′ər-ə-tĭv, -ŏp′rə-, -ŏp′ə-rā′-)
adj.
Happening or done after a surgical operation.

post·op′er·a·tive·ly adv.

postoperative

adjective Referring to the time period after an operation or surgical procedure.

postoperative

adjective After an operation or surgical procedure

post·op·er·a·tive

(pōst-op'ĕr-ă-tiv)
Following an operation.

postoperative

After surgery.
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These factors are female gender, non-smoking, history of vehicle sickness and/or PONV, and postoperative opioid usage condition.
2 shows that the highest incidence of postoperative pulmonary complications were seen in old age with maximum being between the age group of 65-74 years.
A statistically significant difference (p < 0.05) between the mean preoperative and postoperative ABG was found in both groups.
Postoperative urine samples were successfully obtained on 30/35 patients in the treatment group and 22/32 patients in the nontreatment group (p = 0.14).
The ideal form of postoperative analgesia is unknown, but many procedures are carried out under spinal anesthesia, and currently, opioids are commonly used for relief of postoperative pain after caesarean section, either by intrathecal administration prior to section or by postoperative parenteral administration as a component of multimodal analgesia during the postoperative period [6, 8].
It is possible that there is a marked difference present between clinical care pathways in various countries, which could account for the difference in postoperative care and findings.
Along with an escalation in the financial burden, many studies have reported blood transfusion-associated medical complications.1,9,10 Transfusion-associated postoperative complications such as hemolytic, allergic reactions, transfusion-associated acute lung injury, transfusion-associated circulatory overload, graft versus host disease and infection and death after blood transfusion have been noted in many orthopedic studies and postoperative studies in other fields.2,5,11 Whitlock EL et al.
We determined the sensitivities, specificities, and positive and negative predictive values for NGAL at different cut-off levels for the postoperative 2nd hour and on postoperative day 1 (Tables 4, 5).
We analyzed operative findings, drain placement, length of postoperative hospital stay, and incidence of early and late postoperative complications requiring ambulatory treatment or hospital readmission.

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