Coffee, tea and surgery

Flynn, Mary Kathleen; Brink, Susan
October 1993
U.S. News & World Report;10/25/93, Vol. 115 Issue 16, p69
Reports on a study presented at the annual meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists that suggest more flexibility in what patients can eat and drink prior to surgery. Type of food and drink that some patients can consume; Why solids are banned; Why cream in coffee could be dangerous.


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