Detection, evaluation, and management of anemia in the elective surgical patient

Lawrence T. Goodnough, Aryeh Shander, Jerry L Spivak, Jonathan H. Waters, Arnold J. Friedman, Jeffrey L. Carson, E. Michael Keating, Thomas Maddox, Richard Spence

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Abstract

The prevalence of anemia in elective surgical patients may be as frequent as 75% in certain populations. A national audit demonstrated that 35% of patients scheduled for joint replacement therapy have a hemoglobin

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1858-1861
Number of pages4
JournalAnesthesia and Analgesia
Volume101
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 2005
Externally publishedYes

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  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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Goodnough, L. T., Shander, A., Spivak, J. L., Waters, J. H., Friedman, A. J., Carson, J. L., Keating, E. M., Maddox, T., & Spence, R. (2005). Detection, evaluation, and management of anemia in the elective surgical patient. Anesthesia and Analgesia, 101(6), 1858-1861. https://doi.org/10.1213/01.ANE.0000184124.29397.EB