Effects of Pneumoperitoneum and Positioning on Respiratory Mechanics in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Patients During Nissen Fundoplication


SALİHOĞLU Z., Demiroluk S., Baca B., Ayan F., Kara H.

SURGICAL LAPAROSCOPY ENDOSCOPY & PERCUTANEOUS TECHNIQUES, vol.18, no.5, pp.437-440, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/sle.0b013e31817f9878
  • Journal Name: SURGICAL LAPAROSCOPY ENDOSCOPY & PERCUTANEOUS TECHNIQUES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.437-440
  • Keywords: respiratory mechanics, pneumoperitoneum, Fowler, Trendelenburg, supine, LAPAROSCOPIC FUNDOPLICATION, BLOOD-GASES, CHILDREN
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Background and Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of pneumoperitoneum and patient positioning on respiratory mechanics and blood gases in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients during laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication.