- Preoperative medical testing and preparation for ophthalmic surgeryBobbie Jean Sweitzer
University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Ophthalmol Clin North Am 19:163-77. 2006..This article discusses preoperative testing and risk assessment as well as management for various conditions that pose challenges to anesthesia and or surgery...
- Identification and evaluation of the patient with lung diseaseBobbie Jean Sweitzer
Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, University of Chicago, MC 4028, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Med Clin North Am 93:1017-30. 2009..From the available literature, high-risk patients and those patients for whom a multidisciplinary collaboration will be most helpful can be accurately identified...
- Preoperative screening, evaluation, and optimization of the patient's medical status before outpatient surgeryBobbie Jean Sweitzer
Anesthesia and Critical Care, University of Chicago, Anesthesia Perioperative Medicine Clinic, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 21:711-8. 2008..Improvements in assessment and management can potentially reduce adverse events, improve patient and caregiver satisfaction, and reduce costs...