Fluid therapy for severe acute pancreatitis in acute response stage.

  title={Fluid therapy for severe acute pancreatitis in acute response stage.},
  author={En-Qiang Mao and Yao-qing Tang and Jian Fei and Shuai Qin and Jun Wu and Lei Li and Dong Geun Min and Sheng-dao Zhang},
  journal={Chinese medical journal},
  volume={122 2},
BACKGROUND Fluid therapy for severe acute pancreatitis (SAP) should not only resolve deficiency of blood volume, but also prevent fluid sequestration in acute response stage. Up to date, there has not a strategy for fluid therapy dedicated to SAP. So, this study was aimed to investigate the effects of fluid therapy treatment on prognosis of SAP. METHODS Seventy-six patients were admitted prospectively according to the criteria within 72 hours of SAP onset. They were randomly assigned to a… CONTINUE READING
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