The postoperative risk management of chest surgery in intensive care unit (ICU) must be considered in the measure of patient safety of the hospital organization, ICU and chest surgery itself. In reference to a patient safety, measures of a section promoting medical safety, a maintenance and check of ventilators and machines especially in the ICU, and an improvement of knowledge for treatment of critical ill patients must are warranted. In the postoperative patient undergoing chest surgery such as a lobectomy, the postoperative pain management is important and measures for early ambulation to maintenance of vital capacity must be performed.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Kyobu geka. The Japanese journal of thoracic surgery|
|Publication status||Published - 2009 Jan|
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