Advantages of Epidural Analgesia on Pulmonary Functions in Liver Transplant Donors


Atalan H. K. , Gucyetmez B. , Donmez R., Kargi A., Polat K. Y.

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, cilt.49, ss.1351-1356, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

Özet

Objective. Epidural analgesia (EA) has positive effects on anesthetic requirement, blood loss, postoperative analgesia, and pulmonary function tests (PFTs). The purpose of the present study was to investigate the effect of EA on postoperative PFTs in liver transplant donors (LTDs).