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Research & Reviews  294 results

Comparative outcomes of open abdominal therapy after ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm...
Annals of Vascular Surgery; Steenberge SP, Sorour AA et. al.

Aug 20th, 2021 - Open abdomen therapy is sometimes a necessary lifesaving procedure after repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm (rAAA). OAT aims to prevent or treat abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS). This study aims to evaluate our experience with open a...

Application of pie-crusting technique to facilitate closure of open abdomen after decom...
BMJ Case Reports; Martin TJ, Kheirbek T

Aug 19th, 2021 - We present the case of a 23-year-old man who developed abdominal compartment syndrome secondary to severe pancreatitis and required decompressive laparotomy and pancreatic necrosectomy. Despite application of a temporary abdominal closure system (...

Abdominal Compartment Syndrome; Can Big Data Provide the Answers?
European Journal of Vascular and endoVascular Surgery : T... Teraa M, Boyle JR

Jul 25th, 2021 - Abdominal Compartment Syndrome; Can Big Data Provide the Answers?|2021|Teraa M,Boyle JR,|

Risk Factors for Abdominal Compartment Syndrome After Endovascular Repair for Ruptured ...
European Journal of Vascular and endoVascular Surgery : T... Ersryd S, Baderkhan H et. al.

Jul 11th, 2021 - Ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms (rAAA) are treated by endovascular aneurysm repair (rEVAR) increasingly often. Despite rEVAR being a minimally invasive method, abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) remains a significant post-operative threat. T...

Abdominal compartment syndrome in a monochorionic-triamniotic triplet pregnancy complic...
The Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Research; Obata K, Tanimura K et. al.

Jul 9th, 2021 - A 40-year-old primigravida woman with a monochorionic-triamniotic (MT) triplet pregnancy was hospitalized due to threatened abortion at 16 gestational weeks. Polyhydramnios in two fetuses and oligohydramnios in the third supported a diagnosis of f...

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Guidelines  2 results

Abdominal compartment syndrome in burns patients: Introduction of an evidence-based man...
The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery; Strong B, Spoors C et. al.

May 22nd, 2021 - Abdominal compartment syndrome is a serious potential complication of burn injury, and carries high morbidity and mortality. Although there are generalised published guidelines on managing the condition, to date no management algorithm has yet bee...

Intra-abdominal hypertension and the abdominal compartment syndrome: updated consensus ...
Intensive Care Medicine; Kirkpatrick AW, Roberts DJ et. al.

May 16th, 2013 - To update the World Society of the Abdominal Compartment Syndrome (WSACS) consensus definitions and management statements relating to intra-abdominal hypertension (IAH) and the abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS). We conducted systematic or struc...

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News  10 results

Duodenal Perforation After Endoscopic Procedure
Vivek Arora, MBBS, MD, Margaret M. Hockett, MD et. al.

Nov 10th, 2017 - Tension pneumoperitoneum (TPP), also known as hyperacute abdominal compartment syndrome or abdominal tamponade, is a rare condition most commonly associated with gastrointestinal (GI) perforation during endoscopy and iatrogenic insufflation of gas.

Abdominal compartment syndrome – a common adverse event after rAAA repair
Mark S. Lesney

Aug 1st, 2016 - Abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) was common after ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair, with a similar incidence for both open surgical and endovascular repair (EVAR), according to a report published in the European Journal of Vascu.

An Unusual Case of Multiorgan Failure

Mar 10th, 2015 - Discussion This patient presented with refractory hypotension, oliguria, metabolic acidosis, and anemia. A CT scan revealed a large abdominal wall hematoma, with collapse of the inferior vena cava. Her bladder pressure was initially high and furth...

EVAR vs. open repair for rAAAs
Frank J. Veith, MD

Oct 15th, 2014 - Although some vascular surgeons are convinced that endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) is superior to open repair for the treatment of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms (rAAAs), the issue remains controversial. The naysayers for the superiority.

Antibiotics after damage control laparotomy up infection risk
M. Alexander Otto

Apr 23rd, 2013 - LAS VEGAS – Trauma patients should not get antibiotics after damage control or primarily closed laparotomies because this treatment may increase the risk of postsurgical intra-abdominal infections, according to a study from Virginia Commonwealth U.

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