• Older age, higher BMI, and 3 or fewer attacks of diverticulitis are associated with a higher rate of postoperative complications. (sages.org)
  • Abdominal procedures, including gallbladder removal, appendectomy and bowel surgery, may cause a variety of postoperative complications related to the surgical site. (livestrong.com)
  • The accuracy of patient report in identifying a wide variety of postoperative complications after diverse surgical procedures has not previously been investigated. (asahq.org)
  • There might be a relationship between the gut flora and the development of postoperative complications. (nih.gov)
  • Conclusions: Airway colonisation by PPMs after neoadjuvant therapy is suggested as a possible cause of postoperative ARDS after oesophagectomy. (ebscohost.com)
  • When compared with traditional multi-port laparoscopic techniques, benefits of SPL techniques include less postoperative pain, less blood loss, faster recovery time, and better cosmetic results. (wikipedia.org)
  • The costs of these serious complications can range from $18,000 to $52,000 per event, and we estimate at least $1 million in savings at our institution from these interventions," study coauthor and I COUGH co-developer Dr. David McAneny, associate professor of surgery at Boston University School of Medicine, said an ACS news release. (medicalxpress.com)
  • There were no significant differences in the probabilities of failure or non-serious or serious complications for any age group. (arvojournals.org)
  • Chemotherapy and radiation therapy are associated with long-term, potentially harmful toxicities, and open surgeries are highly invasive and prone to serious complications and extended hospital stays. (wikipedia.org)
  • Serious complications reported from the use of this therapy include the development of hepatitis and also include five reported fatalities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Involvement of soft tissue (tendons, skin, etc.,) should be evaluated because soft tissue injury has been associated to serious complications (see below). (wikipedia.org)