Age is not a risk factor for complications after surgery among older patients

A review of 44 studies that included more than 12,000 people aged 60 and older found that frailty, mental impairment, depressive symptoms and smoking increased the risk for complications after surgery.

Age is not a risk factor for complications after surgery among older patients

Among older patients, frailty and cognitive impairment before surgery are associated with developing complications after surgery, but age is not, a new study suggests.

Fri 12 Jan 18 from Medical Xpress

Age is not a risk factor for complications after surgery among older patients, Fri 12 Jan 18 from Eurekalert

Old Age Not Only Cause Of Surgery Complications

A review of 44 studies that included more than 12,000 people aged 60 and older found that frailty, mental impairment, depressive symptoms and smoking increased the risk for complications after ...

Tue 16 Jan 18 from WebMD

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