Anesthesiologic aspects of laparoscopic fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux in children with chronic respiratory and gastroenterological symptoms

@article{Mattioli2002AnesthesiologicAO,
  title={Anesthesiologic aspects of laparoscopic fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux in children with chronic respiratory and gastroenterological symptoms},
  author={Girolamo Mattioli and Giovanni Montobbio and Alessio Pini Prato and Paula L Repetto and Claudio Carlini and Valerio Gentilino and Marco Castagnetti and Samuele Leggio and Michelangelo Della Rocca and Z. Kotitsa and Vincenzo Jasonni},
  journal={Surgical Endoscopy And Other Interventional Techniques},
  year={2002},
  volume={17},
  pages={559-566}
}
Introduction: During the past three decades laparoscopy has significantly improved. As fundoplication extensively benefits by the great advantages of the minimally invasive approach, many surgeons chose laparoscopic fundoplication for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux in adults and children as well. Pneumothorax, cardiovascular collapse, hypoxia, and hypercarbia are some of the anesthesiologist's principal fears during carbon dioxide insufflation. Thus, monitoring cardiovascular and… CONTINUE READING

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