Outcomes from Nonemergent Orthotopic Liver Transplantation: Is Postoperative Care Becoming Routine?

Chen, Steve C.; Cunneen, Scott A.
October 1998
American Surgeon;Oct1998, Vol. 64 Issue 10, p926
Academic Journal
Presents an evaluation of surgical intensive care unit (SICU) care at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California following nonemergent orthotopic liver transplantation (OLTX). Physiologic variables included in Simplified Acute Physiology Score; Interventional variables and point score system; Nonemergent OLTX results.


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