The impact of pneumoperitoneum, pneumoretroperitoneum, and gasless laparoscopy on the systemic and renal hemodynamics.

@article{Chiu1995TheIO,
  title={The impact of pneumoperitoneum, pneumoretroperitoneum, and gasless laparoscopy on the systemic and renal hemodynamics.},
  author={Allen Wen-hsiang Chiu and Luke Sien-Shih Chang and Desmond H. Birkett and Richard K. Babayan},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Surgeons},
  year={1995},
  volume={181 5},
  pages={397-406}
}
BACKGROUND The use of therapeutic laparoscopy has become widespread recently. It is important to assess the effects of gaseous and gasless laparoscopy on systemic and renal hemodynamics. STUDY DESIGN A prospective controlled animal study was performed on 40 well-hydrated pigs. Systemic and renal hemodynamics were monitored during peritoneal insufflation… CONTINUE READING