Effects of positioning and ventilation strategy on the parameters of respiratory mechanics and blood gases during video-assisted thoracoscopic esophagectomy


Salihoglu Z., Demiroluk S., Demirkaya A. , Ersen E., Baca B., Hamzaoglu I., ...More

TURK GOGUS KALP DAMAR CERRAHISI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, vol.18, no.3, pp.209-213, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Title of Journal : TURK GOGUS KALP DAMAR CERRAHISI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.209-213

Abstract

Background: In this study, the effects of positioning and ventilation strategy on respiratory mechanics and blood gases throughout video-assisted thoracoscopic (VAT) esophagectomy were evaluated.