Postoperative intra-abdominal pressure and renal function after liver transplantation.

@article{Biancofiore2003PostoperativeIP,
  title={Postoperative intra-abdominal pressure and renal function after liver transplantation.},
  author={Gianni Biancofiore and Maria Lucia Bindi and Anna Maria Romanelli and Massimo Bis{\`a} and Antonella Boldrini and Giovanni Consani and Franco Filipponi and Franco Mosca},
  journal={Archives of surgery},
  year={2003},
  volume={138 7},
  pages={703-6}
}
HYPOTHESIS Intra-abdominal hypertension frequently threatens renal function early after orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT). DESIGN A prospective study of consecutive patients who underwent OLT. SETTING The intensive care unit of a National Health Service teaching hospital. PATIENTS AND MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES The intra-abdominal pressure (IAP) of… CONTINUE READING