The Efficiency of the Preoperative Evaluation System at Gifu University Hospital
岐阜大学医学部附属病院麻酔科疼痛治療科における術前診察の現状について

Takuji YAMAMOTO, Masahiko KUMAZAWA, Yuko YAMADA, Kumiko TAMAKI, Nami MISAO, Hiroki IIDA
2016 THE JOURNAL OF JAPAN SOCIETY FOR CLINICAL ANESTHESIA  
To improve the efficiency and safety of anesthesia, we have to identify high-risk patients before their operations. However, it is difficult to efficiently quantify the risk of perioperative complications and obtain a relevant informed consent from the patient. We started a new preoperative evaluation system in 2012. Although this system has raised efficiency and the satisfaction of both of surgical patients and anesthesiologists, much time is required to carry out medication control and
more » ... control and additional checking for precise preoperative evaluation when anesthesiologists first identify new medical problems. Information that may impact efficiency and safety in perioperative management should be gathered completely before admission. For proper risk assessment and optimization of medical condition in outpatients, we established a preoperative control center in 2015. We hope to improve patients' prognoses by standardizing preoperative preparation.
doi:10.2199/jjsca.36.584 fatcat:vz4wveotxncfbn2kez6af42fqa