Med Buccale Chir Buccale
Volume 23, Number 4, December 2017
|Page(s)||177 - 180|
|Section||Article original / Original article|
|Published online||22 December 2017|
One-day hospitalization in oral surgery: a 2-year comparative study
1 Hôpitaux de Paris, France
2 Functional Unit of Oral Surgery and IPES, Hôpital Max Fourestier, Centre hospitalier de Nanterre, France
3 Cardiology Service, Hôpital Max Fourestier, Centre hospitalier de Nanterre, France
4 Diabetology Service, Hôpital Max Fourestier, Centre hospitalier de Nanterre, France
5 Quality and Risk Delegation, Hôpital Max Fourestier, Centre hospitalier de Nanterre, France
* Correspondence: email@example.com
Received: 8 May 2017
Accepted: 1 August 2017
Introduction: The increasing number of cardiovascular and/or neurological patients with polypathologic backgrounds has led practitioners to adapt the technical platform. The objective is to evaluate the indications of one-day hospitalization (ODH) in oral surgery set up in 2013 in the Max Fourestier Hospital (Nanterre), a comparative prospective study is carried out in 2014 and 2015. Material and methods: The evaluation criterion is the rate (%) of local or general perioperative complications requiring intervention or full hospitalization of patients at risk for oral surgery with ODH. Results: Sixty-eight interventions were performed, mainly dental extractions, root planning and biopsies. 52% of patients were women. Cardiovascular diseases (36%) were the majority. 20.58% of the included patients had a complication taken up by the practitioner or managed by the day hospitalization service. This rate of complications was statistically significantly different (χ2 = 9.89, P = 5%, NDF = 1) from the control group (3.80%). Discussion: The highest complication rate in polypathologic patients, confirms the indications of ODH. No conversion to full hospitalization was necessary thus this study shows that ODH allows a safe intake taking charge avoiding a full hospitalization of higher cost.
Key words: oral surgery / one-day hospitalization / cardiovascular disease / complication
© The authors, 2017
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