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Timing of Pre-operative Testing and Assessment: Guidelines

Last updated: February 25, 2016
Project Number: RB0964-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the timing of pre-operative testing and assessment for adult patients undergoing general surgical procedures?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the timing of pre-operative testing and assessment for adult patients undergoing obstetric or gynecological surgical procedures?

Key Message

One evidence-based guideline regarding the timing of pre-operative testing for adult patients undergoing orthopedic surgery was identified.