ANZ JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.76, no.10, pp.904-906, 2006 (SCI-Expanded)
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ANZ JOURNAL OF SURGERY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Hacettepe University Affiliated:
Background: The effect of pneumoperitoneum on veins of the lower limbs related to the intra-abdominal working pressures during laparoscopic cholecystectomy has not been thoroughly investigated. We tested the hypothesis that working pressures do not affect the venous haemodynamics in the lower limbs.