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Postoperative respiratory complications in patients at risk for obstructive sleep apnea: a single-institution cohort study

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Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a prevalent condition that is associated with early postoperative respiratory complications (PRCs). As the majority of patients with OSA are undiagnosed, preoperative screening remains the most efficient method to identify suspected OSA.This retrospective study was performed on patients undergoing anesthesia in a single academic medical center. We assigned OSA risk class retrospectively to all patients in the study by using the Perioperative Sleep Apnea Predic...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1213/ane.0000000000002132

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
Oxford college:
Pembroke College
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Publisher:
Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins Publisher's website
Journal:
Anesthesia and Analgesia Journal website
Volume:
125
Issue:
1
Pages:
272-279
Publication date:
2017-07-01
Acceptance date:
2017-03-14
DOI:
EISSN:
1526-7598
ISSN:
0003-2999
Pmid:
28622177
Source identifiers:
702583
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:702583
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uuid:36ccd933-195c-4621-83e5-a2cad34af3ba
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pubs:702583
Deposit date:
2017-10-07

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