Hunsu Alptekin

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OBJECTIVE To evaluate effectivenes of pericervical tourniquet by Foley catheter reducing blood loss at abdominal myomectomy. MATERIALS AND METHODS Retrospective chart review of 67 cases, with symptomatic myoma uteri and undertaken abdominal myomectomy, was performed. Myomectomy was performed in Group 1 (n = 34) by Foley catheter tourniquet around both(More)
Afferent stimulus arising from gallbladder and its bed may elicit reflex inhibition of the diaphragm. Pulmonary function would be improved by blocking this stimulus after laparoscopic cholecystectomy. This randomized prospective study evaluated this hypothesis in patients who underwent laparoscopic cholecystectomy. During the study period, 30 patients who(More)
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