Critical care for the severely ill head and neck patient Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Iodine Radioisotopes
  • Practice Guidelines as Topic
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Radiopharmaceuticals
  • Thyroid Neoplasms
  • Thyroidectomy

abstract

  • Current preoperative evaluation, operative and anesthetic techniques, and perioperative care result in a low frequency of utilization of critical care services by patients undergoing head and neck surgery. There is no single identifiable cause of complications for patients after head and neck surgery leading to utilization of critical care services.

publication date

  • January 1999

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00003246-199901000-00033

PubMed ID

  • 9934900

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 95

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 27

number

  • 1