Recovery in Different Branches of Surgery

  • Roger Eltringham
  • Michael Durkin
  • Sue Andrewes
  • William Casey


Many patients will present for emergency surgery without time for adequate pre-operative preparation. In some cases, history taking will have been inadequate and previous records may be unavailable. In these circumstances, potentially dangerous situations may surface for the first time during the recovery period.


Endotracheal Tube Recovery Unit Persistent Bleeding Blood Replacement Codeine Phosphate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Roger Eltringham
    • 1
  • Michael Durkin
    • 1
  • Sue Andrewes
    • 2
  • William Casey
    • 1
  1. 1.Gloucestershire Royal HospitalGloucesterUK
  2. 2.Recovery UnitWhipps Cross HospitalLondonUK

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