3 days popular7 days popular1 month popular3 months popular

Hypothermia during surgery can affect recovery

Body temperature decreases during the first hour of , even when patients are actively warmed with forced air, reports a new study published in the February issue of , the official of the American Society of Anesthesiologists® (ASA®). Furthermore, patients who experience the most are more likely to require .

Patients Actively Warmed During Surgery Still Experience Hypothermia, Study Finds
Patients actively warmed during surgery still experience hypothermia, study finds.
Credit:Anesthesiology


Source

American Society of Anesthesiologists