The risk of anastomotic leakage is still high. Evaluation of blood perfusion intraoperatively may give the surgeon the possibility of changing strategy during the operation when needed. A review of the literature shows three different methods, none of which have been implemented in the surgical everyday. There is a need for more research in this field before any of the methods are ready to be used in the surgical standard procedure.
|Bidragets oversatte titel||Optimized assessment of intestinal perfusion may reduce the risk of anastomotic leakage in the gastrointestinal tract|
|Tidsskrift||Ugeskrift for laeger|
|Status||Udgivet - 21 jul. 2014|