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The Postanesthesia Care Unit - General Complications

The Postanesthesia Care Unit - General Complications is a topic covered in the Clinical Anesthesia Procedures.

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The incidence of PACU complications varies with patient population and likely dependent upon a patient's medical history as well as the anesthesia and procedure performed. The most frequent issues encountered in the PACU setting include the following:

  1. Respiratory and airway complications
  2. Hemodynamic perturbations
  3. Postoperative nausea and vomiting
  4. Renal complications
  5. Neurologic compromise

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Pino, Richard M., editor. "The Postanesthesia Care Unit - General Complications." Clinical Anesthesia Procedures, 9th ed., Wolters Kluwer, 2019. Anesthesia Central, anesth.unboundmedicine.com/anesthesia/view/ClinicalAnesthesiaProcedures/728391/all/The_Postanesthesia_Care_Unit___General_Complications.
The Postanesthesia Care Unit - General Complications. In: Pino RM, ed. Clinical Anesthesia Procedures. 9th ed. Wolters Kluwer; 2019. https://anesth.unboundmedicine.com/anesthesia/view/ClinicalAnesthesiaProcedures/728391/all/The_Postanesthesia_Care_Unit___General_Complications. Accessed April 23, 2019.
The Postanesthesia Care Unit - General Complications. (2019). In Pino, R. M. (Ed.), Clinical Anesthesia Procedures. Available from https://anesth.unboundmedicine.com/anesthesia/view/ClinicalAnesthesiaProcedures/728391/all/The_Postanesthesia_Care_Unit___General_Complications
The Postanesthesia Care Unit - General Complications [Internet]. In: Pino RM, editors. Clinical Anesthesia Procedures. Wolters Kluwer; 2019. [cited 2019 April 23]. Available from: https://anesth.unboundmedicine.com/anesthesia/view/ClinicalAnesthesiaProcedures/728391/all/The_Postanesthesia_Care_Unit___General_Complications.
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