The Pathophysiology of Pneumoperitoneum

Editors: Rosenthal, Raul J., Friedman, Richard L., Phillips, Edward H. (Eds.)

  • Addresses surgeons and anesthesiologists
  • Complete overview on the pathophysiological changes in the human organism during the establishment of a pneumoperitoneum and its consequences for the patient in the perioperative and postoperative period
  • Management of pneumoperitoneum related complications
see more benefits

Buy this book

eBook $99.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-642-60290-0
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $129.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-64339-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
About this book

Increased intra abdominal pressure as used in laparoscopic surgery produces various changes in the human organism. This book provides surgeons and anesthesiologists with a complete overview on these changes and the consequences for the patient in the perioperative and postoperative period. Special emphasis is laid on the management of pneumoperitoneum related complications.

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  • History of Pneumoperitoneum

    Berci, G.

    Pages 1-6

  • Alternative Gases in Laparoscopic Surgery

    Lacy, A. (et al.)

    Pages 7-17

  • Influence of Gas Temperature During Laparoscopic Procedures

    Bessell, J. R. (et al.)

    Pages 18-27

  • Pneumoperitoneum-Related Circulatory Changes of the Lower Extremities

    Reymond, M. A. (et al.)

    Pages 28-41

  • Influence of Increased Intra-abdominal Pressure on the Hepatoportal Circulation

    Martz, J. (et al.)

    Pages 42-48

Buy this book

eBook $99.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-642-60290-0
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $129.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-64339-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Loading...

Recommended for you

Loading...

Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Pathophysiology of Pneumoperitoneum
Editors
  • Raul J. Rosenthal
  • Richard L. Friedman
  • Edward H. Phillips
Copyright
1998
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-60290-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-60290-0
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-64339-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 187
Topics