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Model of Pedersen et al for Cardiovascular Complications After Surgery

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient prior to surgery for risk of cardiovascular complications using the model of Pedersen et al.

Specialty:

Cardiovascular Diseases, Vascular Medicine, Abdominal Surgery, Surgical Critical Care, Colon And Rectal Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery, Dermatologic Surgery, General Surgery, Head And Neck Surgery, Hand Surgery, Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery, Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Proctology, Trauma Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Transplant Surgery, Vascular Surgery

Objective:

risk factors, complications

ICD-10:

I20-I25, I50

Description:

Pedersen et al developed a model for predicting the risk of cardiovascular complications after anesthesia and non cardiac surgery. This can help identify patients who may require closer monitoring and more aggressive management in the perioperative period. The authors are from the University of Copenhagen in Denmark.

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