Cardiac screening in the noncardiac surgery patient.
The Surgical clinics of North America.
Heart Diseases, Humans, Postoperative Complications, Practice Guidelines as Topic, Preoperative Care, Risk Assessment, Surgical Procedures, Operative
This article will address common cardiac conditions that require evaluation prior to noncardiac surgery, characterization of urgency and the risk associated with surgical procedures, calculation of preoperative risk assessment, indications for diagnostic testing to quantify cardiac risk, and perioperative strategies to minimize the risk of cardiac complications.
Chaudhry, Waseem and Cohen, Mylan C, "Cardiac screening in the noncardiac surgery patient." (2017). Maine Medical Center. 530.