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User-Friendly Frailty Scale: Anesthesiology News Report

User-Friendly Frailty Scale: Anesthesiology News Report

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Joseph F. Answine, MD, explores how the introduction of sugammadex (Bridion) may challenge what experts think they know about respiratory events and complications.

A recent study identified factors that predict longer anesthetic duration in pediatric general surgeries.

Patients who receive too much IV fluid before major abdominal surgery have a higher perioperative mortality risk, according to a new analysis.

Researchers recently reported that altering the standard anesthetic induction technique reduced redistribution hypothermia.

Frailty scales are important for predicting disabilities in patients after elective noncardiac surgery, though one of the scales may be easier to use, according to researchers.

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