Hypotension during ERCP is common but not a risk factor for post-ERCP pancreatitis.

@article{Jacobson2001HypotensionDE,
  title={Hypotension during ERCP is common but not a risk factor for post-ERCP pancreatitis.},
  author={Brian C. Jacobson and David L. Carr-Locke},
  journal={HPB : the official journal of the International Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association},
  year={2001},
  volume={3 2},
  pages={169-73}
}
BACKGROUND In patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass, hypotension is a risk factor for developing acute pancreatitis. Hypotension in animal models can also induce pancreatitis. We sought to determine whether or not relative hypotension during ERCP is a risk factor for developing acute pancreatitis. PATIENTS AND METHODS A nested, case-control study… CONTINUE READING