Measuring intraabdominal pressure.


This article is intended to help nurses understand the physiologic rationale for the measurement of IAP. We were able to see a time relationship between increasing IAP and decreasing urine output in our patients. When measures were taken to reduce IAP, urine output improved. No causal relationship is implied because no formal study was done and many other… (More)


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@article{Lameier1990MeasuringIP, title={Measuring intraabdominal pressure.}, author={D Lameier and D NeCamp}, journal={Critical care nurse}, year={1990}, volume={10 3}, pages={54-66} }