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28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medela Healthcare announced research results showing that surgical patients who were managed with digital chest drainage system Thopaz(TM) had a significantly shorter postoperative length of stay and chest tube duration, due to reduced air leak duration, compared to those managed with traditional devices.
Hip replacement patients spent just over six days on the ward in April 2008, and the average postoperative length of stay since the Ticket Home was introduced is 3.
Their mean duration of anaesthesia was 207 minutes (SD 115) and the mean postoperative length of stay was 10.
A decrease in the postoperative length of stay from 7 to 6.
The study further showed that there was no difference in the overall number of major adverse events or postoperative length of stay between the major amputation and infrainguinal bypass groups.
Eberson et al (4) described the use of ketorolac after orthopedic procedures in patients aged 6 months to 18 years and found that ketorolac significantly decreased opioid-related complications and postoperative length of stay.
05) * Two days longer median postoperative length of stay LOS (7 vs.