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Alveolar recruitment strategy increases arterial oxygenation during one-lung ventilation.
BACKGROUND Deterioration of gas exchange during one lung ventilation (OLV) is caused by both total collapse of the nondependent lung and partial collapse of the dependent lung. A previous reportExpand
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[Effects of the alveolar recruitment manoeuver and PEEP on arterial oxygenation in anesthetized obese patients].
BACKGROUND Diminished functional residual capacity and pulmonary collapse during general anesthesia lead to alterations in respiratory mechanics and gas exchange. Such phenomena are more pronouncedExpand
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Laparoscopic Pericardio-Peritoneal Window: An Alternative Approach in the Treatment of Recurrent Pericardial Effusion, In-hospital Evolution and Survival
Background Although cardiac tamponade due to pericardial effusion is not frequently seen it may, in many cases require surgical drainage. The aim of this study is to show our experience with aExpand
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Adenoma paratiroideo ectopico mediastinal: diagnostico por sonda de deteccion gamma y reseccion por videotoracoscopia
Ectopic mediastinal parathyroid adenoma. Detection with a radioisotopic probe and resolu- tion with videothoracoscopy. We report a 66 years old woman with a diagnosis of primary hyper-Expand
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[Ectopic mediastinal parathyroid adenoma. Detection with a radioisotopic probe and resolution with videothoracoscopy].
We report a 66 years old woman with a diagnosis of primary hyperparathyroidism. Localization to mediastinum was obtained with parathyroid scintigraphy using 99mtc-methoxy-isobutyl-isonitriteExpand
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Injuria pulmonar aguda post-resección pulmonar
Antecedentes: La injuria pulmonar aguda post-reseccion pulmonar es una complicacion grave y de mal pronostico que aparece en el postoperatorio inmediato de la cirugia de reseccion pulmonar.Expand
Videocirugía en el trauma torácico y toracoabdominal
Antecedentes: La mayoria de los traumatismos toracicos son manejados mediante medidas conservadoras o avenamiento pleural. Un 15 por ciento requiere toracotomia para el tratamiento de lesionesExpand