Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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Anesthesia Preoperative Clinic Referral for Elevated Hba1c Reduces Complication Rate in Diabetic Patients Undergoing Total Joint Arthroplasty

Peter J. Kallio 1 , 3 , Jenea Nolan 2 , Amy C. Olsen 2 , Susan Breakwell 3 , Richard Topp 3 and Paul S. Pagel 1 , *
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1 Anesthesia Service, Clement J. Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
2 The School of Nurse Anesthesia, Rosalind Franklin University is located in Chicago, Illinois, USA
3 Department of Nursing, Marquette University, Wisconsin, USA
Article information
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: June 01, 2015, 5 (3); e24376
  • Published Online: June 22, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: October 7, 2014
  • Revised: November 11, 2014
  • Accepted: December 19, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.5(3)2015.24376

To Cite: Kallio P J, Nolan J, Olsen A C, Breakwell S, Topp R, et al. Anesthesia Preoperative Clinic Referral for Elevated Hba1c Reduces Complication Rate in Diabetic Patients Undergoing Total Joint Arthroplasty, Anesth Pain Med. 2015 ; 5(3):e24376. doi: 10.5812/aapm.5(3)2015.24376.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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