Abdominal Compartment Syndrome: Clinical and Physiopathologic Implications in Giant Ventral Hernias

  • Vittorio Corso
  • Elisa Bartolucci
  • Massimiliano Todaro
  • Luigi Veneroni
  • Gianfranco Francioni
Part of the Updates in Surgery book series (UPDATESSURG)


The surgical treatment of giant ventral hernia depends directly on knowledge of the abdominal pressure and on alterations in it.


Mean Arterial Pressure Abdominal Compartment Syndrome Open Abdomen Mannheim Peritonitis Index Cardiac Ejection Fraction 


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  • Vittorio Corso
  • Elisa Bartolucci
  • Massimiliano Todaro
  • Luigi Veneroni
  • Gianfranco Francioni

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