[Measurement of intra-abdominal pressure with intravesical system Unometer Abdo-Pressure].

@article{Viv2014MeasurementOI,
  title={[Measurement of intra-abdominal pressure with intravesical system Unometer Abdo-Pressure].},
  author={Gemma Mar{\'i}n Viv{\'o} and M Revuelta Escut{\'e} and Xavier Rodr{\'i}guez Mart{\'i}nez},
  journal={Revista de enfermeria},
  year={2014},
  volume={37 4},
  pages={42-8}
}
The measurement of intra-abdominal pressure (IAP) has been incorporated routinely in Critical Units in order to monitor and control those clinical situations that make us suspicious of intraabdominal hypertension (IAH). There are several methods to measure IAP [1-3]: direct measurement, a catheter inserted through suprapubic aspiration, although it is a discouraged procedure by being very invasive; and indirect measurement. In this method there are mainly three different techniques: Through… CONTINUE READING