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Assessment and Management of Pulmonary Comorbidities

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In this lecture, Roberto Cruz-Gervis, MD discusses obesity in the perioperative period, obstructive sleep apnea and postoperative hypoxemia at this New England Baptist Hospital Grand Round. 

Target Audience

This educational program is designed for physicians, fellows, residents, and other health professionals interested in expanding their knowledge base and expertise in perioperative medicine.

Learning Objectives

  • Review the most common causes of post-operative hypoxemia
  • Review the challenges and perioperative risks of the obese patient
  • Review the risk factors of obstructive sleep apnea and management options in the perioperative period


Nothing to disclose.

Accreditation Statement

New England Baptist Hospital designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. New England Baptist Hospital is accredited by the Massachusetts Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Release date: 12/1/2016 - Expires: 12/1/2019