Spill your guts! Perceptions of trauma association of Canada member surgeons regarding the open abdomen and the abdominal compartment syndrome

  • Kirkpatrick A
  • Laupland K
  • Karmali S
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To survey surgeon opinion regarding the management of the open abdomen (OA) and abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) to assess current practice and direct future prospective clinical studies.

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  • Abdominal compartment syndrome
  • Critical care
  • Intra-abdominal hypertension
  • Resuscitation
  • Surgical therapy
  • Survey

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  • Eric BergeronCenters for Disease Control and Prevention

  • Andrew W. Kirkpatrick

  • Kevin B. Laupland

  • Shahzeer Karmali

  • T. Charyk Stewart

  • Christie Findlay

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