Evaluating the Patient Before Anesthesia - Delaying Surgical Procedures

Evaluating the Patient Before Anesthesia - Delaying Surgical Procedures is a topic covered in the Clinical Anesthesia Procedures.

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Occasionally, it is in the best interest of the patient to delay elective surgical procedures for further medical evaluation and optimization. Some conditions can significantly increase morbidity and mortality if not appropriately evaluated and treated.

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Occasionally, it is in the best interest of the patient to delay elective surgical procedures for further medical evaluation and optimization. Some conditions can significantly increase morbidity and mortality if not appropriately evaluated and treated.

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