Relative Importance of Preoperative Health Status Versus Intraoperative Factors in Predicting Postoperative Adverse Outcomes in Geriatric Surgical Patients


  • A portion of the data was presented in abstract form at the 2000 Annual Meeting of the International Anesthesia Research Society, Honolulu, Hawaii. This project was supported in part by institutional funds and the National Institutes of Health, Grant #1K24A600948-01AZ.

Address correspondence to Dr. Leung, University of California, San Francisco, Mount Zion Medical Center, Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care, 1600 Divisadero Street, CA 94143.