[The physiopathology and medical treatment of acute traumatic occlusion of the popliteal artery. The point of view of the anesthesiologist-resuscitator].

@article{Granry1990ThePA,
  title={[The physiopathology and medical treatment of acute traumatic occlusion of the popliteal artery. The point of view of the anesthesiologist-resuscitator].},
  author={J C Granry and J F Houet and Jean Paul Jacob and Alain Delhumeau},
  journal={Cahiers d'anesthesiologie},
  year={1990},
  volume={38 3},
  pages={149-53}
}
The acute occlusion of the popliteal artery involves: 1. A regional disease: muscular ischaemia with an increase of capillary permeability and oedema. The recovery of the circulation brings with it the formation of free radicals. 2. Sometimes, a general and metabolic illness complicates the muscular ischaemia. It associates to varying degrees: hypovolemic… CONTINUE READING