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 DeCS Categories

C23 Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms .
C23.550 Pathologic Processes .
C23.550.505 Intraoperative Complications .
C23.550.767 Postoperative Complications .
E02 Therapeutics .
E02.760 Patient Care .
E02.760.731 Perioperative Care .
E02.760.731.700 Postoperative Care .
E04 Surgical Procedures, Operative .
E04.604 Perioperative Care .
E04.604.500 Postoperative Care .
N02 Health Care Facilities, Manpower, and Services .
N02.421 Health Services .
N02.421.585 Patient Care .
N02.421.585.722 Perioperative Care .
N02.421.585.722.700 Postoperative Care .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Postoperative Complications .
Complication, Postoperative .
Complications, Postoperative .
Postoperative Complication .
Pathologic processes that affect patients after a surgical procedure. They may or may not be related to the disease for which the surgery was done, and they may or may not be direct results of the surgery. .
Intraoperative Complications .
Complication, Intraoperative .
Complication, Peroperative .
Injuries, Surgical .
Complications, Intraoperative .
Complications, Peroperative .
Injury, Surgical .
Intraoperative Complication .
Peroperative Complication .
Surgical Injury .
Peroperative Complications .
Surgical Injuries .
Complications that affect patients during surgery. They may or may not be associated with the disease for which the surgery is done, or within the same surgical procedure. .
/complications .
/associated conditions .
/associated disease .
/coexistent conditions .
/coexistent disease .
/concomitant conditions .
/concomitant disease .
/sequelae .
/sequels .
Used with diseases to indicate conditions that co-exist or follow, i.e., co-existing diseases, complications, or sequelae. .
Postoperative Care .
Postoperative Procedures .
Procedures, Postoperative .
Postoperative Procedure .
Procedure, Postoperative .
Care, Postoperative .
The period of care beginning when the patient is removed from surgery and aimed at meeting the patient's psychological and physical needs directly after surgery. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed) .