Is the Perioperative Period No Longer a Problem for Adult Asthmatics under Control?-OPERA Study


Erdogan T., GÖKSEL Ö., KIRKIL G., Onyilmaz T. A. , Yildiz F., Gemicioglu B., ...More

TURKISH THORACIC JOURNAL, vol.21, no.3, pp.140-144, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/turkthoracj.2019.18051
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH THORACIC JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.140-144

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: Asthma is a global problem and chronic condition that persists through patient's entire life, during which the possibility of a surgical procedure is common. An accurate clinical and functional evaluation of respiratory functions and asthma control is needed in patients undergoing surgical procedures and requiring general anesthesia. The aim of this study was to disclose any possible relation between postoperative complications and some pre- and postoperative factors.