Key Steps Can Lower Risk of CAD Complications During Surgery

Key Steps Can Lower Risk of CAD Complications During Surgery

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Key Steps Can Lower Risk of CAD Complications During Surgery

The case of an 80-year-old man with cold agglutinin disease (CAD) who underwent abdominal surgery to remove his gallbladder was described in a recent report. Its investigators highlighted steps that can be taken to minimize the risk of CAD-related complications during surgery, such as increasing the temperature of the operating room and placing warmers under the patient’s body. The case study, “Perioperative considerations in the management of cold agglutinin disease in laparoscopic surgery,” was published…

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