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Yeungnam University Journal of Medicine 2012;29(1):9-13.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.12701/yujm.2012.29.1.9    Published online June 30, 2012.
Perioperative Management of Lung Resection Patients.
Jang Hoon Lee
Department of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery, College of Medicine, Yeungnam University, Daegu, Korea. heartljh@ynu.ac.kr
Abstract
Lung resection has various and commonly occurring postoperative complications. Pulmonary complication is well known as one of the most important among them, exerting a negative influence on the postoperative course and resulting in mortality. Thus, the prevention of pulmonary complication after lung resection is very important. To prevent postoperative pulmonary complication, the perioperative management must be optimal. Perioperative management begins long before the surgery and does not end until the patient leaves the hospital. The goal of perioperative management is to identify the high-risk patients, to provide appropriate intervention, to prevent postoperative complications, and to obtain the best outcomes.
Key Words: Lung, Mortality, Complications


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