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ALLMedicine™ Abdominal Compartment Syndrome Center

Research & Reviews  393 results

Peritoneal Vacuum Therapy to Reduce Inflammatory Response From Abdominal Sepsis/Injury
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01355094

Feb 3rd, 2023 - Excessive pressure within the peritoneal cavity, known as intra-abdominal hypertension (IAH), can adversely affect not only intra-peritoneal organ function, but also other organ systems throughout the body. When IAH > 20 mmHg induces new organ dys...

Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/829008-overview

Jan 30th, 2023 - Practice Essentials Although compartment syndrome is well recognized to occur in the extremities, it also occurs in the abdomen and, some believe, in the intracranial cavity. Compartment syndrome occurs when a fixed compartment, defined by myofasc...

Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/829008-overview

Jan 30th, 2023 - Practice Essentials Although compartment syndrome is well recognized to occur in the extremities, it also occurs in the abdomen and, some believe, in the intracranial cavity. Compartment syndrome occurs when a fixed compartment, defined by myofasc...

Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/829008-print

Jan 30th, 2023 - Practice Essentials Although compartment syndrome is well recognized to occur in the extremities, it also occurs in the abdomen and, some believe, in the intracranial cavity. Compartment syndrome occurs when a fixed compartment, defined by myofasc...

A Study to Assess Safety and Efficacy of Centhaquine as a Resuscitative Agent
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05251181

Jan 13th, 2023 - Despite advances in medical science, treatments for hypovolemic shock have changed little in the past 30-40 years. A wounded soldier bleeding on the battlefield, or a trauma victim, is treated today largely as the patient would have been treated i...

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Guidelines  2 results

Abdominal compartment syndrome in burns patients: Introduction of an evidence-based man...
https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000003131
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 ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3680657
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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Clinicaltrials.gov  49 results

Peritoneal Vacuum Therapy to Reduce Inflammatory Response From Abdominal Sepsis/Injury
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01355094

Feb 3rd, 2023 - Excessive pressure within the peritoneal cavity, known as intra-abdominal hypertension (IAH), can adversely affect not only intra-peritoneal organ function, but also other organ systems throughout the body. When IAH > 20 mmHg induces new organ dys...

A Study to Assess Safety and Efficacy of Centhaquine as a Resuscitative Agent
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05251181

Jan 13th, 2023 - Despite advances in medical science, treatments for hypovolemic shock have changed little in the past 30-40 years. A wounded soldier bleeding on the battlefield, or a trauma victim, is treated today largely as the patient would have been treated i...

The Influence of Fluid Removal Using Continuous Venovenous Hemofiltration (CVVH) on Intra-abdominal Pressure and Kidney Function
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01077895

Dec 15th, 2022 - Intra- abdominal hypertension (IAH) and abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) are a cause of organ dysfunction in critically ill patients. IAH develops due to abdominal lesions (primary IAH) or extra-abdominal processes (secondary IAH). Secondary I...

Change in Fascial Tension in Open Abdomens
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05579652

Nov 4th, 2022 - For subjects undergoing damage control and decompressive laparotomy, surgeons frequently elect to keep the abdomen open in anticipation of multiple re-explorations or to prevent and/or treat abdominal compartment syndrome. The eventual goal is to ...

Hematocrit Evolution in Severe Burns
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05569499

Oct 7th, 2022 - Burn-induced shock is described as being superimposed on sterile shock. The inflammatory reaction secondary to tissue destruction leads to the release of multiple inflammatory mediators into the bloodstream, resulting in the development of systemi...

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News  16 results

The Risk Factors Behind Infected Pancreatic Necrosis' Deadly Toll
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/954971

Jul 19th, 2021 - Patients with infected pancreatic necrosis (IPN) are more likely to experience organ failure and mortality, which makes identifying them as quickly as possible especially crucial. A new study aimed to make this task a bit easier by categorizing th...

The risk factors behind infected pancreatic necrosis’ deadly toll
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/242823/gastroenterology/risk-factors-behind-infected-pancreatic-necrosis
Heidi Splete

Jul 13th, 2021 - Patients with infected pancreatic necrosis (IPN) are more likely to experience organ failure and mortality, which makes identifying them as quickly as possible especially crucial. A new study aimed to make this task a bit easier by categorizing th.

Acute Pancreatitis Clinical Practice Guidelines (2019)
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/916208

Aug 1st, 2019 - In June 2019, the World Society of Emergency Surgery (WSES) released updated guidelines for the management of severe acute pancreatitis (SAP).[1] Severity Grading SAP is associated with persistent organ failure (cardiovascular, respiratory, and/or...

A gentler approach to gastroschisis improves outcomes
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/200233/neonatal-medicine/gentler-approach-gastroschisis-improves-outcomes
M. Alexander Otto

May 5th, 2019 - BALTIMORE – In 2015, the University of California changed how its hospitals handle gastroschisis, a condition in which infants are born with their intestines and sometimes other organs protruding through a hole beside the umbilicus. M.

Duodenal Perforation After Endoscopic Procedure
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/150546/pulmonology/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.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →