TITLE

Preoperative Fasting: The Rules Have Changed

AUTHOR(S)
Napoli, Maryann
PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
HealthFacts;Jun2002, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the revised practice guidelines of the American Society of Anesthesiology in the U.S. for people who are about to undergo elective surgery. Consequences for people who are fasting before undergoing a surgery; Details of the practice guidelines for people who will undergo surgery; Details of the results of a research conducted by Jeanette T. Crenshaw and Elizabeth H. Winslow of the Presbyterian Hospital.
ACCESSION #
6925594

 

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