Postoperative Pulmonary Complications - Upper Airway Obstruction
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Upper airway obstruction may occur during recovery from anesthesia. Principal signs are the lack of adequate air movement, intercostal and suprasternal retractions, and paradoxical abdominal and chest wall motion during inspiration. It can occur immediately after extubation in the operating room or can be delayed and occur in the PACU, on the general care floor, or in the ICU.
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Pino, Richard M., editor. "Postoperative Pulmonary Complications - Upper Airway Obstruction." Clinical Anesthesia Procedures, 9th ed., Wolters Kluwer, 2019. Anesthesia Central, anesth.unboundmedicine.com/anesthesia/view/ClinicalAnesthesiaProcedures/728486/all/Postoperative_Pulmonary_Complications___Upper_Airway_Obstruction.
Postoperative Pulmonary Complications - Upper Airway Obstruction. In: Pino RM, ed. Clinical Anesthesia Procedures. 9th ed. Wolters Kluwer; 2019. https://anesth.unboundmedicine.com/anesthesia/view/ClinicalAnesthesiaProcedures/728486/all/Postoperative_Pulmonary_Complications___Upper_Airway_Obstruction. Accessed October 16, 2019.
Postoperative Pulmonary Complications - Upper Airway Obstruction. (2019). In Pino, R. M. (Ed.), Clinical Anesthesia Procedures. Available from https://anesth.unboundmedicine.com/anesthesia/view/ClinicalAnesthesiaProcedures/728486/all/Postoperative_Pulmonary_Complications___Upper_Airway_Obstruction
Postoperative Pulmonary Complications - Upper Airway Obstruction [Internet]. In: Pino RM, editors. Clinical Anesthesia Procedures. Wolters Kluwer; 2019. [cited 2019 October 16]. Available from: https://anesth.unboundmedicine.com/anesthesia/view/ClinicalAnesthesiaProcedures/728486/all/Postoperative_Pulmonary_Complications___Upper_Airway_Obstruction.
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