Observational study of intra-abdominal pressure monitoring in acute pancreatitis.


BACKGROUND Intra-abdominal hypertension (IAH) is predictive of adverse outcome in critically ill patients; however, its role in acute pancreatitis is unclear, and prospective studies are lacking. We aimed to determine the overall incidence and predictive value of IAH on mortality in acute pancreatitis. METHODS Transvesical IAP was measured on admission… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.surg.2013.12.028



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