SOURCE: MedPage Today
DATE: December 22, 2011:
EXCERPT: "Male Gender and Obesity Up Risk for Postop Blindness
Men and heavier patients who have spine surgery may be at a greater risk for postoperative blindness, researchers found." more
Lee LA, et al "Risk of ischemic optic neuropathy in spine surgery" Anesthesiol. 116(1):15-24, January 2012. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0b013e31823d012a
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