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PREOPERATIVE ECHOCARDIOGRAM IN ACUTE HIP FRACTURES

Background: In 2014, the ACC/AHA released guidelines regarding indications for preoperative transthoracic echocardiogram (pre-op TTE) in patients undergoing noncardiac surgery. Studies indicate that the ordering of pre-op TTE in noncardiac surgery is not consistent with the [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:22:00+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Perioperative, Research|Comments Off on PREOPERATIVE ECHOCARDIOGRAM IN ACUTE HIP FRACTURES