Adverse cardiovascular changes induced by positive pressure pneumoperitoneum

@article{Cuschieri1998AdverseCC,
  title={Adverse cardiovascular changes induced by positive pressure pneumoperitoneum},
  author={Alfred Cuschieri},
  journal={Surgical Endoscopy},
  year={1998},
  volume={12},
  pages={93-94}
}
This and upcoming issues of Surgical Endoscopy: Ultrasound and Interventional Techniques contain a number of articles that document the adverse consequences of a positive pressure pneumoperitoneum. Jakimowicz et al. [1] report a pressure-related substantial reduction of portal flow in patients; Knolmayer et al. [2], reduction of gastric blood flow in pigs; Taura et al. [3], a significant lactic acidosis in patients undergoing laparoscopic sigmoid colectomy with high intraabdominal pressure (15… CONTINUE READING

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