Anesthesia & Clinical Research

Anesthesia & Clinical Research
Open Access

ISSN: 2155-6148

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Hong Luo

Dr, Department of Pediatric Surgery, Kangda College of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

  • Case Report   
    Magnitude and Associated Factors of Post-Operative Hyperglycaemia among Adult Non-Diabetic Patient Who Undergone Surgery at Two Tertiary Hospitals in Ethiopia, 2021 Cross Sectional Study
    Author(s): Mitiku Desalegn*, Tewoderos Shitemaw, Mulualem Sitot, Lemlem Getachew

    Background: A drainage tube is generally retained after an abdominal surgery, especially in cases of postoperative bleeding or exudation. In recent years, negative pressure drainage or Vacuum Sealing Drainage (VSD) has been extensively applied. However, the use of VSD in laparoscopic surgery is still challenging and has been rarely reported. Purpose: To introduce a novel Blake drain applied with negative pressure in laparoscopic surgeries. Materials/methods: Two bar-shaped cuts were made at the end of the drainage tube, with one deeper than the other, and there were no other side holes retained. Thirty patients aged 4-8 years in Novel Drainage Tube (NDT) group received the novel VSD after laparoscopic appendectomy or laparoscopic pyeloplasty, while those in the control Traditional Drainage Tube (TDT) group received tradition.. View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2155-6148.21.12.1023

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