Effects of abdominal compartment syndrome on gastric emptying time

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Balci C., Kaya E., Demirkan P., Sivaci R., Ibis A. H., Akbulut G., ...More

BRATISLAVA MEDICAL JOURNAL-BRATISLAVSKE LEKARSKE LISTY, vol.113, no.2, pp.99-102, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Introduction: Increase in intra-abdominal pressure may affect gastric emptying time but the precise effect has not been demonstrated. Effects of acute increase of intra-abdominal pressure on gastric emptying lime can not be demonstrated in clinical or experimental studies. In this study we aimed to study the effect of increased intra-abdominal pressure on gastric emptying time.