Document Detail


Thoracic epidural anesthesia increases tissue oxygenation during major abdominal surgery.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  14633566     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
IMPLICATIONS: Thoracic epidural anesthesia blunts the decrease of subcutaneous tissue oxygen tension caused by surgical stress and adrenergic vasoconstriction during major abdominal surgery. Consequently, combined general and epidural anesthesia helps to provide sufficient tissue oxygenation.
Authors:
Barbara Kabon; Edith Fleischmann; Tanja Treschan; Akiko Taguchi; Stephan Kapral; Andrea Kurz
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Clinical Trial; Journal Article; Randomized Controlled Trial; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Anesthesia and analgesia     Volume:  97     ISSN:  0003-2999     ISO Abbreviation:  Anesth. Analg.     Publication Date:  2003 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-11-24     Completed Date:  2003-12-17     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1310650     Medline TA:  Anesth Analg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1812-7     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Anesthesiology, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abdomen / surgery*
Adolescent
Adult
Aged
Anesthesia, Epidural*
Arm / blood supply
Arteriovenous Shunt, Surgical
Blood Gas Monitoring, Transcutaneous
Blood Pressure / physiology
Central Venous Pressure / physiology
Female
Heart Rate / physiology
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Oxygen Consumption / physiology*
Regional Blood Flow / physiology

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