[Perioperative anesthetic management of 300 morbidly obese patients undergoing laparoscopic bariatric surgery and a brief review of relevant pathophysiology].

@article{Martnez2011PerioperativeAM,
  title={[Perioperative anesthetic management of 300 morbidly obese patients undergoing laparoscopic bariatric surgery and a brief review of relevant pathophysiology].},
  author={M J Navarro Mart{\'i}nez and Mar{\'i}a Luz Pindado Mart{\'i}nez and D Paz Mart{\'i}n and M Caro Cascante and M Mariscal Flores and Juan Carlos Ru{\'i}z de Adana},
  journal={Revista espanola de anestesiologia y reanimacion},
  year={2011},
  volume={58 4},
  pages={
          211-7
        }
}
OBJECTIVES Laparoscopic bariatric surgery is a challenge for anesthesiologists because morbidly obese patients are at high risk and laparoscopy may complicate respiratory and hemodynamic management. The aim of this study was to analyze the perioperative anesthetic management of morbidly obese patents undergoing laparoscopic bariatric surgery. MATERIAL AND METHODS Prospective study of 300 consecutive patients diagnosed with morbid obesity and scheduled for laparoscopic bariatric surgery… CONTINUE READING