Effects of intravenous fluid restriction on postoperative complications: comparison of two perioperative fluid regimens: a randomized assessor-blinded multicenter trial.

@article{Brandstrup2003EffectsOI,
  title={Effects of intravenous fluid restriction on postoperative complications: comparison of two perioperative fluid regimens: a randomized assessor-blinded multicenter trial.},
  author={Birgitte Brandstrup and Hanne T\onnesen and Randi Beier-Holgersen and Else Hjorts\o and Helle \Ording and Karen Lindorff-Larsen and Morten S. Rasmussen and Charlotte Lanng and Lene Wallin and Lene Hjerrild Iversen and Christina S. Gramkow and Mette Okholm and Tine Blemmer and P Svendsen and Henrik H Rottensten and Birgit Thage and Jens O. Riis and Inge S Jeppesen and Dorthe Teilum and Anne Mette Christensen and Ben Graungaard and Frank Christian Pott},
  journal={Annals of surgery},
  year={2003},
  volume={238 5},
  pages={641-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the effect of a restricted intravenous fluid regimen versus a standard regimen on complications after colorectal resection. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA Current fluid administration in major surgery causes a weight increase of 3-6 kg. Complications after colorectal surgery are reported in up to 68% of patients. Associations between postoperative weight gain and poor survival as well as fluid overload and complications have been shown. METHODS We did a randomized observer… CONTINUE READING
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