An evaluation of the validity of the pre-operative oxygen uptake efficiency slope as an indicator of cardiorespiratory fitness in elderly patients scheduled for major colorectal surgery

B. C. Bongers*, A. E. Berkel, J. M. Klaase, N. L. van Meeteren

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1206-1216
Number of pages11
JournalAnaesthesia
Volume72
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2017

Keywords

  • cardiopulmonary exercise test
  • cardiorespiratory fitness
  • colorectal cancer
  • risk stratification
  • surgery
  • CHRONIC HEART-FAILURE
  • RISK-ASSESSMENT
  • POSTOPERATIVE MORBIDITY
  • INTRAABDOMINAL SURGERY
  • ANAEROBIC THRESHOLD
  • EXERCISE VARIABLES
  • FUNCTIONAL RESERVE
  • HEPATIC RESECTION
  • PROGNOSTIC VALUE
  • CARDIAC PATIENTS

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