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Compartment syndromes

Known as: Syndromes, Compartment, Compartment Syndrome, compartmental syndrome 
Conditions in which increased pressure within a limited space compromises the BLOOD CIRCULATION and function of tissue within that space. Some of the… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Increased intra-abdominal pressure (IAP), also referred to as intra-abdominal hypertension (IAH), affects organ function in… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Immediate and early trauma deaths are determined by primary brain injuries, or significant blood loss (haemorrhagic shock), while… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
HYPOTHESIS Normal resuscitation (oxygen delivery index [DO2I] >/=500 mL/min per square meter), compared with supranormal trauma… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Primary abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) is a known complication of damage control. Recently secondary ACS has… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Compartment syndrome has been defined as “a condition in which increased pressure within a limited space compromises the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We have analysed associated factors in 164 patients with acute compartment syndrome whom we treated over an eight-year period. In… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND The abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) is now recognized as a frequent confounder of surgical critical care… Expand
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Review
1996
Review
1996
1. ACS is caused by an acute increase in intra-abdominal pressure, usually as a result of intra-abdominal hemorrhage. 2. The most… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Patients at risk for compartmental syndromes challenge both the diagnostic and the therapeutic abilities of the physician… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Intracompartmental pressures were measured by the wick catheter technique in sixty-five compartments of twenty-seven patients who… Expand
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