"Compartment Syndromes" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Conditions in which increased pressure within a limited space compromises the BLOOD CIRCULATION and function of tissue within that space. Some of the causes of increased pressure are TRAUMA, tight dressings, HEMORRHAGE, and exercise. Sequelae include nerve compression (NERVE COMPRESSION SYNDROMES); PARALYSIS; and ISCHEMIC CONTRACTURE.
- Compartment Syndromes
- Compartment Syndrome
- Syndrome, Compartment
- Syndromes, Compartment
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Compartment Syndromes" by people in Profiles.
In-Hospital Morbidity and Mortality of Traumatic Lower-Extremity Amputations. Orthopedics. 2020 Nov 01; 43(6):e561-e566.
Pediatric acute leg compartment syndrome after peroneus longus rupture: a case series. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2020 Jul; 29(4):355-358.
Compartment syndrome of the upper arm after closed reduction and percutaneous pinning of a supracondylar humerus fracture. J Pediatr Orthop. 2014 Mar; 34(2):e1-4.
To close or not to close? Treatment of abdominal compartment syndrome by neuromuscular blockade without laparostomy. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2010 Oct; 92(7):W8-9.
Postinjury abdominal compartment syndrome does not preclude early enteral feeding after definitive closure. Am J Surg. 2004 Dec; 188(6):653-8.
Pediatric vacuum packing wound closure for damage-control laparotomy. J Pediatr Surg. 2002 Mar; 37(3):512-4.
Actionstat: compartment syndrome. Nursing. 1999 Jun; 29(6):33.