Open Access Review Article

Benign Gynecologic Surgery in the Elderly Patient

Leah Goldberg, Aileen Baffo and Juana Hutchinson-Colas*

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, USA

Corresponding Author

Received Date: March 18, 2020;  Published Date: April 16, 2020


Benign Gynecologic surgery for the elderly patient has certain considerations for the provider to be aware of. As the population ages, more women require benign gynecologic procedures. To date, there are no guidelines regarding pre-operative, intra-operative, and post-operative care specific to this patient population. This outline provides a reference for providers when approaching the elderly patient in need of benign gynecologic surgery.

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