A review of anaesthesia for emergency laparotomy in paediatric intestinal obstruction in Enugu, Nigeria

@inproceedings{Okafor2009AR,
  title={
A review of anaesthesia for emergency laparotomy in paediatric intestinal obstruction in Enugu, Nigeria
},
  author={Ugochukwu Vincent Okafor and Jerome Emeka Azike},
  booktitle={The Pan African medical journal},
  year={2009}
}
BACKGROUND To review the anaesthetic management and outcome for emergency laparotomy for paediatric intestinal obstruction in the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu, Nigeria. METHODS The anaesthetic charts and folders of pediatric patients that had emergency laparotomy for intestinal obstruction in the general operating theatre of the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH), Enugu, Nigeria, from October 2007 - September 2008 were reviewed. The records were examined for… CONTINUE READING

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