Evaluating the Patient Before Anesthesia - Preoperative Medical Optimization
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Preexisting medical conditions should be controlled or stabilized before surgery. Many of the complications associated with these conditions may be prevented by thoughtful administration of standard medications. Some medications should be discontinued or changed in the perioperative period.