JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, vol.32, no.12, pp.1728-1731, 1997 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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Title of Journal :
JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY
pulse oximetry, intestinal ischemia, intestinal anastomosis, SURFACE OXIMETRY, BOWEL VIABILITY, PERFUSION, FLOW
Background/Purpose: Pulse oximetry has been proposed as an appropriate and feasible technique in the assessment of intestinal ischemia in recent years. In this study the authors aimed to assess the reliability of anastomoses in the dog small intestine in which there is graded irreversible ischemia as measured by pulse oxymeter.