[Recognizing acute mesenteric ischaemia too late: reasons and diagnostic approach from a surgical point of view].

@article{Kortmann2005RecognizingAM,
  title={[Recognizing acute mesenteric ischaemia too late: reasons and diagnostic approach from a surgical point of view].},
  author={Barbara B. M. Kortmann and Ernst Klar},
  journal={Zentralblatt fur Chirurgie},
  year={2005},
  volume={130 3},
  pages={223-6}
}
Survival of patients with acute mesenteric ischaemia is decisively dependent upon early diagnosis and non-delayed treatment. Maximum shortening of the admission-to-treatment-time is the main task, as the prehospital phase (e. g. symptom-to-admission-interval) varies considerably and is hardly to be influenced. "Acute mesenteric ischaemia" should early be… CONTINUE READING