p-ISSN: 1306-696x | e-ISSN: 1307-7945
Cilt : 9 Sayı : 3 Yıl : 2024

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Turkish Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery [Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg]
Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg. 2003; 9(3): 149-153


Korhan Taviloğlu1
Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical School, Department of Surgery, İstanbul, Turkey

Background: To review the current developments in staged abdominal re-operation for abdominal trauma.
Methods: To overview the steps of damage control laparotomy.
Results: The ever increasing importance of the resuscitation phase with current intensive care unit (ICU) support techniques should be emphasized.
Conclusions: General surgeons should be familiar to staged abdominal re-operation for abdominal trauma and collaborate with ICU teams, interventional radiologists and several other specialties to overcome this entity.

Keywords: abdominal trauma, staged laparotomy, abdominal compartment syndrome, damage control surgery

Korhan Taviloğlu. STAGED ABDOMINAL RE-OPERATION FOR ABDOMINAL TRAUMA. Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg. 2003; 9(3): 149-153
Makale Dili: İngilizce