Edward Bittner, Author at Psychiatry Advisor

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Geriatric issues in anesthesia

What the Anesthesiologist Should Know before the Operative Procedure Increased life expectancy, safer anesthesia, and less invasive surgical procedures have made it possible for a greater number of geriatric patients to be considered for surgery. Ageing is associated with a progressive loss of functional reserve in all organ systems. The extent and onset of these…

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