*  Open Abdomen Study Comparing ABThera™ Open Abdomen Negative Pressure Therapy System and Barker's Vacuum Packing Technique
Open abdomen is a concept that was developed especially in relation to abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS). ... Negative Pressure Wound Therapy of Open Abdomen and Definitive Closure Techniques After Decompressive Laparotomy: A Single- ... The primary purpose of the study is to determine whether two vacuum-wound-dressing techniques (the so called "abdominal ... Staged Strategy for Early Abdominal Wall Closure in a Case Involving Ruptured Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Requiring Open Abdomen ...
  https://www.bioportfolio.com/resources/trial/70681/Open-Abdomen-Study-Comparing-ABThera-Open-Abdomen-Negative-Pressure-Therapy-System-and.html
*  Bogota bag - Wikipedia
These temporary abdominal closure techniques are most commonly used in cases of abdominal compartment syndrome in which ... A Bogota bag is a sterile plastic bag used for closure of abdominal wounds. It is generally a sterilized, 3 litre genitourinary ... Other techniques include the use of absorbable mesh, the Wittmann patch, and negative pressure wound therapy. These techniques ... The Bogota bag is used to postpone definite closure until the underlying cause of the elevated intra-abdominal pressure can be ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bogota_bag
*  Abdominal wall legal definition of abdominal wall
What is abdominal wall? Meaning of abdominal wall as a legal term. What does abdominal wall mean in law? ... Definition of abdominal wall in the Legal Dictionary - by Free online English dictionary and encyclopedia. ... The technique uses two steps including a vacuum-assisted closure method and the 'flipping over' of the abdominal wall step ... abdominal compartment syndrome, obesity and other problems.. Dubai doctor's surgical invention hits global headlines ...
  http://legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/abdominal+wall
*  Abdominal wall considerations in re-operative surgery - Surgical Treatment - NCBI Bookshelf
Reoperation in this situation usually requires access to the abdominal cavity through the acute or subacute surgical wounds ... Repeated operation through this incompletely or minimally healed wound portends major complications in the abdominal wall (1). ... abdomen will refer to re-entry of the abdominal cavity prior to completion of the wound healing process from a prior abdominal ... and abdominal compartment syndrome (4) (table I). When an abdominal wall stoma is required, an important strategy is to place ...
  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK6907/?report=reader
*  Vacuum Assisted Wound Closure (VAWC) and Mesh Mediated Fascial Traction - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Fascial closure. Vacuum assisted wound closure. Mesh. Abdominal compartment syndrome. Intraabdominal pressure. Incisional ... Highest closure rates are seen with the vacuum assisted wound closure (VAWC) technique. Failures with this technique is ... Vacuum Assisted Wound Closure (VAWC) and Mesh Mediated Fascial Traction - Prospective Study of a Novel Technique for Open ... This is a study aiming to evaluate one technique for temporary abdominal closure for open abdomen therapy in all patients ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00494793
*  Roberts And Hedges' Clinical Procedures In Emergency Medicine And Acute Care
Compartment Syndrome Evaluation. Section IX: Genitourinary Obstetric, and Gynecologic Procedures. Chapter 55. Urologic ... Principles of Wound Management. Chapter 35. Methods of Wound Closure. Chapter 36. Foreign Body Removal ... Section IV: Vascular Techniques and Volume Support. Chapter 19. Pediatric Vascular Access and Blood Sampling Techniques ... Abdominal Hernia Reduction. Chapter 45. Anorectal Procedures. Section VIII: Musculoskeletal Procedures. Chapter 46. Prehospital ...
  http://www.vanstockum.nl/boeken/gezondheid/geneeskunde-algemeen/gb/roberts-and-hedges%2527-clinical-procedures-in-emergency-medicine-and-acute-care-roberts-james-r-9780323354783/
*  Protocols and Video Articles Authored by Paul Kearney (Translated to Italian)
... and higher rates of abdominal compartment syndrome, closure rates in the VAC-ABRA group were similar to VAC alone. Importantly ... We hypothesized addition of the abdominal reapproximation anchor system (ABRA) to the KCI Abdominal Wound Vac™ (VAC) or KCI ... increase in patients with open abdominal cavities have resulted in numerous techniques to facilitate fascial closure. ... A Prospective, Controlled Evaluation of the Abdominal Reapproximation Anchor Abdominal Wall Closure System in Combination with ...
  https://www.jove.com/author/Paul_Kearney?language=Italian
*  Wittmann Patch - Wikipedia
Abdominal Bur Closure (ABC-Patch), Wittmann Patch (Starsurgical, Inc) A Acute conditions Abdominal compartment syndrome Blunt ... Boele Van Hensbroek, P; Wind, J; Dijkgraaf, MG; Busch, OR; Carel Goslings, J (2009). "Temporary closure of the open abdomen: a ... Wittman, D. H. (2000). "Staged abdominal repair: Development and current practice of an advanced operative technique for ... "The Wittmann Patch s a temporary abdominal closure device after decompressive celiotomy for abdominal compartment syndrome ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wittmann_Patch
*  Abdominal compartment syndrome - ONA
... scrupulous wound care, EAF isolation using negative pressure wound therapy techniques, and ultimate resection, reanastomosis, ... Many methods of temporary abdominal closure are available and may be applied with equal efficacy, including the homemade "VAC ... Abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) occurs when intra-abdominal pressure (IAP) is greater than 20 mm Hg, causing multiple ... Abdominal compartment syndrome: a clinical syndrome resulting from increased IAP manifested as increased peak airway pressure, ...
  https://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/critical-care-medicine/abdominal-compartment-syndrome/article/586485/
*  Prof Dr Marinko Žuvela - plastična, estetska hirurgija - De Clinic
... intraabdominal hypertension and postoperative compartment syndrome following incisional or ventral repair and acute wound ... Žuvela M, Galun D. Complex subcostal abdominal wall defect - Three variations of components separation technique combined in ... Žuvela M. Vaccuum assisted closure therapy -is it ideal solution for solving mesh infection following complex abdominal wall ... Components separation technique, Maas modification vs Rives sublay technique in the treatment of large incisional midline ...
  http://www.de-klinika.rs/en/associates/prof-dr-marinko-zuvela/
*  Prof Dr Marinko Žuvela
... intraabdominal hypertension and postoperative compartment syndrome following incisional or ventral repair and acute wound ... Žuvela M, Galun D. Complex subcostal abdominal wall defect - Three variations of components separation technique combined in ... Žuvela M. Vaccuum assisted closure therapy -is it ideal solution for solving mesh infection following complex abdominal wall ... Components separation technique, Maas modification vs Rives sublay technique in the treatment of large incisional midline ...
  http://www.de-klinika.rs/en/hernia-center/prof-dr-marinko-zuvela-2/
*  Damage control surgery - Wikipedia
The concern for early closure of the abdomen with development of compartment syndrome is a real one. A method to pre-emptively ... "Experience with Vacuum-Pack Temporary Abdominal Wound Closure in 258 Trauma and General and Vascular Surgical Patients". ... A number of different techniques can be employed such as using staplers to come across the bowel, or primary suture closure in ... The ability to develop Abdominal Compartment Syndrome is a real concern and described by Schwab. Upon completion of the initial ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Damage_control_surgery
*  Negative pressure wound therapy management of the "open abdomen" following trauma: a prospective study and systematic review |...
... for temporary abdominal closure of open abdomen (OA) wounds is widely accepted. Published outcomes vary according to the ... A prospective study on trauma patients requiring temporary abdominal closure (TAC) with grade 1or 2 OA was carried out. All ... This new NPWT kit is safe and effective and results in a high rate of fascial closure and low complication rates in the ... The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of a new NPWT system specifically used OA resulting from abdominal ...
  https://wjes.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1749-7922-8-4
*  Anaesthesia UK : Abdominal Compartment Syndrome and the role of laparostomy
There have been several techniques for abdominal closure in laparostomy. Table 4 lists some of the techniques currently used. ... The concept of leaving abdominal wounds open is not new but the term 'laparostomy' was first used in the 1970's. There have ... Focus on Abdominal compartment syndrome. The term abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) was first introduced by Kron et al in ... Abdominal compartment syndrome.. Curr Opin Crit Care. 2005 11(4):333-8.. Hunter JD, Damani Z.. Intra-abdominal hypertension and ...
  http://www.anaesthesiauk.com/article.aspx?articleid=100916
*  Prevention and Treatment of Major Complications After Closure of Abdominal Wall and Repair of Abdominal Wall Hernias | Springer...
Early wound complications included subcutaneous wound infection, deep wound infection, dehiscence, fistula, and suture... ... Wound complications that occur after closure of laparotomy remain challenging. ... The abdominal compartment syndrome. The physiological and clinical consequences of elevated intra-abdominal pressure. J Am Coll ... Meta-analysis of techniques for closure of midline abdominal incisions. Br J Surg. 2002;89(11):1350-6.CrossRefGoogle Scholar ...
  https://rd.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-4471-4354-3_23
*  Protocols and Video Articles Authored by Michael D. Menger (Translated to German)
Intra-abdominal Pressure Development After Different Temporary Abdominal Closure Techniques in a Porcine Model The Journal of ... Microdialysis of the Rectus Abdominis Muscle for Early Detection of Impending Abdominal Compartment Syndrome Intensive Care ... Wound Repair and Regeneration : Official Publication of the Wound Healing Society [and] the European Tissue Repair Society ... In Vitro Comparison of Intra-abdominal Hypertension Development After Different Temporary Abdominal Closure Techniques The ...
  https://www.jove.com/author/Michael++D._Menger?language=German
*  Publications | School of Medicine
Laparostomy or the open abdomen can be a lifesaving intervention in surgical emergencies for abdominal compartment syndrome, ... It took between 12 to 28 days to achieve full granulation for secondary closure of the wounds. The series shows that in the ... Mulliken surgical technique and the Manchester technique were the commonest surgical techniques in equal proportions. An ... NEGATIVE PRESSURE WOUND THERAPY (NPWT) FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF LAPAROSTOMY WOUNDS: CASE SERIES.. Click to View Abstract ...
  http://med-school.uonbi.ac.ke/uon_publications/author/1297
*  CT scan on admission. Computed tomography on admission | Open-i
Background: Only recently has the important role of abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) been recognized as a contributing ... might provide a chance of early fascial closure.Comparative studies are needed to define its role as a decompressive technique ... follow up there are no signs of ventral hernia or other wound complications. ... Background: Only recently has the important role of abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) been recognized as a contributing ...
  https://openi.nlm.nih.gov/detailedresult.php?img=PMC2266717_1749-7922-3-6-1&req=4
*  Protocols and Video Articles Authored by Michael D. Menger (Translated to Hindi)
Intra-abdominal Pressure Development After Different Temporary Abdominal Closure Techniques in a Porcine Model The Journal of ... Microdialysis of the Rectus Abdominis Muscle for Early Detection of Impending Abdominal Compartment Syndrome Intensive Care ... For the treatment of complex wounds, this dermal substitute is available as a flowable wound matrix (FWM) of identical ... In Vitro Comparison of Intra-abdominal Hypertension Development After Different Temporary Abdominal Closure Techniques The ...
  https://www.jove.com/author/Michael++D._Menger?language=Hindi
*  Efficacy and safety of active negative pressure peritoneal therapy for reducing the systemic inflammatory response after damage...
Ouellet JF, Ball CG: Recurrent abdominal compartment syndrome induced by high negative pressure abdominal closure dressing. J ... TAC techniques may be associated with improved outcomes among critically ill adults with contaminated open abdominal wounds[51 ... risk of abdominal fistula formation or development of intra-abdominal hypertension/recurrent abdominal compartment syndrome[72- ... daily WSACS intra-abdominal hypertension grading classification; and (4) risk of abdominal compartment syndrome development. ...
  https://trialsjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1745-6215-14-141
*  Vacuum-assisted closure of the open abdomen in a resource-limited setting
Temporary closure of open abdominal wounds by the modified sandwich-vacuum pack technique. Br J Surg 2003; 90: 718-722. [ Links ... has or will develop abdominal compartment syndrome, or because several re-look laparotomies will be required. A significant ... Vacuum pack technique of temporary abdominal closure: a 7-year experience with 112 patients. J Trauma 2000; 48: 201-206. [ ... Vacuum assisted wound closure provides early fascial re-approximation in trauma patients with open abdomens. Am J Surg 2001; ...
  http://www.scielo.org.za/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0038-23612010000400003&lang=en
*  The Open Abdomen in Non-traumatic Vascular Emergencies | Springer for Research & Development
Vacuum-pack temporary abdominal wound management with delayed-closure for the management of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm ... Abdominal compartment syndrome associated with endovascular and open repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms. J Vasc Surg ... Vacuum-assisted wound closure and mesh-mediated fascial traction - a novel technique for late closure of the open abdomen. ... Intra-abdominal hypertension and the abdominal compartment syndrome: updated consensus definitions and clinical practice ...
  https://rd.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-3-319-48072-5_9
*  Severe extremity injury in the adult patient
See 'Acute compartment syndrome of the extremities' and 'Lower extremity fasciotomy techniques' and 'Patient management ... In penetrating injuries, such as high-velocity gunshot wounds or fragmentation injuries, the external wound may be relatively ... In patients with multiple injuries who require head, torso, and abdominal computed tomography (CT), adding extremity CT ... Soft tissue injury and swelling can result in compartment syndrome. The lower extremity is more prone to compartment syndrome ...
  http://www.uptodate.com/contents/severe-extremity-injury-in-the-adult-patient
*  Principles of Intervention Flashcards by Alli Volkens | Brainscape
What types of techniques can be used to eliminate the trigger points associated with myofacial pain syndrome? ... Wound closure usually takes __ to __ days in muscle and skin 5-8 ... Sitting abdominal machines. - Combining flexion and rotation of ... Inhibition techniques. - Joint mobilization. - Stretching techniques. - Massage. - Use of the new range ... Low-dosage joint mobilization techniques. - Muscle setting. - Massage. - ROM. - Muscle performance. - Functional activities. - ...
  https://www.brainscape.com/flashcards/principles-of-intervention-1084094/packs/2059832
*  Books by Subject - Lane Medical Library - Stanford University School of Medicine
Acute Compartment Syndrome / Lee van Rensburg -- 15. Abdominal Compartment Syndrome / Daniel D. Yeh and Stefan G. Simon -- 16. ... Wound Closure -- Wound Closure With Tissue Adhesive -- Fishhook Removal -- Tick Removal -- Subungal Hematoma Drainage -- ... Abdominal Closure Techniques -- Duodenal Injury Repairs -- Liver Injuries : R T -- Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy -- Pancreatic ... Abdominal sepsis and abdominal compartment syndrome / Emma Barrow and Iain D. Anderson -- Complications of bariatric surgery ...
  http://lane.stanford.edu/biomed-resources/ebsubjectbrowse.html?m=Emergency%20Medicine