Why complex surgeries in children are associated with poorer outcomes
1Department of Anesthesia, McGill University Health Center, Montreal Children's Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada
DOI: 10.22514/sv.2021.060 Vol.17,Issue 3,May 2021 pp.5-9
Submitted: 04 February 2021 Accepted: 02 March 2021
Published: 08 May 2021
Despite obvious progress in perioperative morbidity and mortality we still face challenges in explaining why complex surgical procedures in children are associated with poorer outcomes. This review aims to address the importance of improving perioperative outcome through the implementation of strategies for quality assurance and the safe conduct of paediatric anaesthesia.
Complex surgery; Paediatric; Anaesthesia; Mortality; Morbidity; Caseload; Quality; Education; Neurotoxicity; Safetots
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