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Obese Patients Post op

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mattisensept's version from 2017-06-03 21:45

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Obese definition BMI >30, increased death rate (2-3), higher co morbidity risk
Co morbidities Hypertension, pulmonary hypertension, obstructive sleep apnea, DM
Cardiovascular problems Athlersclerosis, heart failure, hypertension, thromboembolism, varicose veins, venus insufficiency, venous stasis
Dermatological Cellulitis, necrotizing infections, pressure ulcers
Endocrine/metabolic Delayed wound healing, DM 2, Hyperlipidemia, Renal Failure
GI Abdominal wall hernias, fatty liver, gall bladder disease, GERD
GU Urinary stress incontinence
MS Low back pain, osteoarthritis
Pulmonary Asthma, hypertension, restrictive respiratory disease, sleep apnea
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