Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Acute Pulmonary Embolism after Major Head and Neck Surgery [Abstract]
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
52 Suppl. 5
Introduction: Sudden death from acute pulmonary embolism following surgery remains a major concern and a source of momentary depression for surgeons. We will never know how many lives were saved by applying preventative measures pre-and post-operatively.