A study on post tonsillectomy immediate and delayed complication.

Gerald Parisutham, S (2014) A study on post tonsillectomy immediate and delayed complication. Masters thesis, Stanley Medical College, Chennai.


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This is an analytical study on evaluation of incidence of post tonsillectomy immediate and delayed complications. Since adenotonsillectomy is done by both conventional and coblation method, the incidence of immediate and delayed complications were compared in both technique and statistical significance is obtained. This study includes 150 patients of age group above 5 and below14 years who underwent adenotonsillectomy, among them 100 patients undergone conventional technique and 50 patients under gone coblation technique. The study emphasis explaining the risk of postoperative haemorrhage to patient, expertise training of Surgeons in securing haemostasis in both conventional and modern technique, recording and analyzing the complications to improve patient safety.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Conventional Tonsillectomy; Coblation Tonsillectomy; Primary haemorrhage; Secondary Haemorrhage
Subjects: MEDICAL > Otolaryngology
Depositing User: Devi S
Date Deposited: 06 Jul 2017 05:56
Last Modified: 06 Jul 2017 06:10
URI: http://repository-tnmgrmu.ac.in/id/eprint/1118

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