Preoperative Assessment of Thoracic Surgery Patient

  • Jayashree Sood
  • Nitin Sethi


The goals of preoperative assessment of a patient presenting for thoracic surgery is primarily to identify patients at high risk for developing perioperative morbidity and secondarily to institute appropriate management protocols to reduce the risk.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jayashree Sood
    • 1
  • Nitin Sethi
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Anaesthesiology, Pain and Perioperative MedicineSir Ganga Ram HospitalNew DelhiIndia

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