Factors affecting reintubations after cardiac and thoracic surgeries in cardiac intensive care unit of a tertiary care hospital.

Citation data:

Saudi journal of anaesthesia, ISSN: 1658-354X, Vol: 12, Issue: 2, Page: 256-260

Publication Year:
2018
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Repository URL:
https://ecommons.aku.edu/pakistan_fhs_mc_anaesth/142
PMID:
29628837
DOI:
10.4103/sja.sja_631_17
Author(s):
Siddiqui, Khalid Maudood; Samad, Khalid; Jonejo, Faisal; Khan, Muhammad Faisal; Khalid Ahsan, Khalid Ahsan
Publisher(s):
Medknow
Tags:
Medicine; Cardiac Intensive Care Unit; cardiothoracic surgery; readmission; reintubation; Anesthesiology; Medicine and Health Sciences
article description
Reintubation and readmission after cardiothoracic surgeries are not uncommon, and its reasons are multifactorial. The study goal was to identify the factors that contribute reintubation after cardiac and thoracic surgery in tertiary care hospital and to compare the outcome with international benchmark.