Frequency of Post Operative Complications
Infection % Respiratory % Cardiac %
Wound 4.2 Pneumonia 2.3 Pulmonary Edema 0.6
Pneumonia 2.3 Failure to wean off vent.
in < 48 hrs.
2.1 Cardiac Arrest 0.9
UTI 2.2 Unplanned intubations 1.6 M.I. 0.4
Sepsis 1.2 Pulmonary embolus 0.2
TOTAL 9.9 TOTAL 6.2 TOTAL 4.5