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Surgery needed when any delay jeopardizes the patient's life or limb
Emergency Surgery
Fracture repair
Urgent surgery
Surgery needd within 24 - 30 hours
urgent surgery
surgery planned and scheduled without immedieate time constraints
elective surgery
surgery done at request of patient
optional surgery
infected gallbladder
urgent surgery
The three surgical phases are referred to collectively by the word__________
Perioperative
the period when an anesthetic if first given until full anesthesia is reached
Induction
dehiscence
the sudden bursting open of a wound's edges that may be preceded by an inccrease in serosanguineous drainage
_________ causes a loss of sensation and allows the surgical procedure to be done safely
general anesthesia
occurs from hypoventilation or mucus obstruction that prevents some alveoli from opening and being fully ventilated.
atelectasis
the viscera spilling out of the abdomen
evisceration