Use of Dexmedetomidine to Prevent Pulmonary Injury After Pneumoperitoneum in Ventilated Rats


Geze S., ÇEKİÇ B., İMAMOĞLU M., Yoruk M. F. , YULUĞ E., ALVER A., ...More

SURGICAL LAPAROSCOPY ENDOSCOPY & PERCUTANEOUS TECHNIQUES, vol.22, no.5, pp.447-453, 2012 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/sle.0b013e31826183df
  • Journal Name: SURGICAL LAPAROSCOPY ENDOSCOPY & PERCUTANEOUS TECHNIQUES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.447-453
  • Keywords: dexmedetomidine, pneumoperitoneum, lung injury, ISCHEMIA-REPERFUSION INJURY, PROLONGED CO2 PNEUMOPERITONEUM, OXIDATIVE STRESS, MYOCARDIAL-ISCHEMIA, MODIFIED ALBUMIN, INTRAABDOMINAL PRESSURES, GLOBAL-ISCHEMIA, MARKER, LUNG, COMPLICATIONS

Abstract

Purpose: This study examined the effectiveness of dexmedetomidine in preventing lung injury resulting from pneumoperitoneum in a ventilated rat model.