Perioperative Medicine

(The H4-Index of Perioperative Medicine is 13. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-09-01 to 2023-09-01.)
Adherence to recommended practices for perioperative anesthesia care for older adults among US anesthesiologists: results from the ASA Committee on Geriatric Anesthesia-Perioperative Brain Health Init36
Effects of psychological interventions on anxiety and pain in patients undergoing major elective abdominal surgery: a systematic review28
Primer on adult patient satisfaction in perioperative settings28
Preparing previously COVID-19-positive patients for elective surgery: a framework for preoperative evaluation27
Incidence and risk factors of postdural puncture headache: prospective cohort study design22
The value of teachable moments in surgical patient care and the supportive role of digital technologies21
Enhanced recovery after surgery for hip fractures: a systematic review and meta-analysis20
A prospective cohort study evaluating screening and assessment of six modifiable risk factors in HPB cancer patients and compliance to recommended prehabilitation interventions19
Perioperative Quality Initiative (POQI) consensus statement on fundamental concepts in perioperative fluid management: fluid responsiveness and venous capacitance16
Recommendations from the Italian intersociety consensus on Perioperative Anesthesa Care in Thoracic surgery (PACTS) part 2: intraoperative and postoperative care15
Goal-directed haemodynamic therapy (GDHT) in surgical patients: systematic review and meta-analysis of the impact of GDHT on post-operative pulmonary complications15
Postoperative urinary retention: risk factors, bladder filling rate and time to catheterization: an observational study as part of a randomized controlled trial15
The effects of neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy and an in-hospital exercise training programme on physical fitness and quality of life in locally advanced rectal cancer patients: a randomised controlled 13
Functional performance and 30-day postoperative mortality after emergency laparotomy—a retrospective, multicenter, observational cohort study of 1084 patients13
Focused cardiac ultrasound in preoperative assessment: the perioperative provider’s new stethoscope?13