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Validation of preoperative cardiopulmonary exercise testing-derived variables to predict in-hospital morbidity after major colorectal surgery.

Posted on 01 June 2016, Clinical CPET, Scientific

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An interesting validation study of perioperative CPET as a diagnostic tool for in-hospital morbidity was presented by the UK Perioperative Exercise Testing and Training Society.

The impact of Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing (CPET) on patients over 80 years undergoing elective colorectal cancer surgery.

Posted on 28 April 2016, Clinical CPET, Scientific

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The role of CPET as a valuable preoperative assessment tool for colorectal cancer resection patients (80 yeas and above) has been examined in this article published on Colorectal Disease Journal.

Cardiopulmonary exercise testing versus spirometry as predictors of cardiopulmonary complications after colorectal surgery.

Posted on 29 February 2016, Clinical CPET, Scientific

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A study on the European Surgery Journal compares the preoperative predictive value of spirometry and CPET in patients scheduled to undergo elective colorectal surgery.