EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ANAESTHESIOLOGY, vol.20, pp.658-661, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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Title of Journal :
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ANAESTHESIOLOGY
lung diseases, obstructive, chronic obstructive, pulmonary disease, obesity, morbid, obesity, posture. head-up tilt, respiration, lung compliance, respiratory mechanics, vascular diseases, hypertension, REVERSE TRENDELENBURG POSITION, GENERAL-ANESTHESIA, OXYGENATION
Background and objective: To evaluate the effects of pneumoperitoneum and the reverse Trendelenburg position on respiratory mechanics and blood-gases in morbid obese patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and hypertension.