insufflation

Summary

Summary: The act of blowing a powder, vapor, or gas into any body cavity for experimental, diagnostic, or therapeutic purposes.

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  1. pmc NORCCAP (Norwegian colorectal cancer prevention): a randomised trial to assess the safety and efficacy of carbon dioxide versus air insufflation in colonoscopy
    M Bretthauer
    NORCCAP Centre, Telemark Central Hospital, Porsgrunn, Norway Department of Anaesthesiology, Telemark Central Hospital, Porsgrunn, Norway
    Gut 50:604-7. 2002
  2. ncbi Randomized, controlled trial of carbon dioxide insufflation during colonoscopy
    J Church
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:322-6. 2003
  3. ncbi A pilot study to assess the safety and efficacy of carbon dioxide insufflation during colorectal endoscopic submucosal dissection with the patient under conscious sedation
    Yutaka Saito
    Division of Endoscopy, National Cancer Center Hospital, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 65:537-42. 2007
  4. doi Sympathetic and cardiovascular responses to glossopharyngeal insufflation in trained apnea divers
    Karsten Heusser
    Institute of Clinical Pharmacology, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neuberg Strasse 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 109:1728-35. 2010
  5. ncbi Carbon dioxide insufflation improves intubation depth in double-balloon enteroscopy: a randomized, controlled, double-blind trial
    D Domagk
    Department of Medicine B, University Hospital of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Endoscopy 39:1064-7. 2007
  6. ncbi Patient-controlled room air insufflation versus automated carbon dioxide delivery for CT colonography
    Theodore J Shinners
    Department of Radiology, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Clinical Science Center, 600 Highland Ave, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 186:1491-6. 2006
  7. ncbi Tracheal gas insufflation-augmented continuous positive airway pressure in a spontaneously breathing model of neonatal respiratory distress
    Thomas L Miller
    Nemours Research Lung Center, Nemours Children s Clinic Wilmington, Nemours Foundation, Alfred I duPont Children s Hospital, Delaware 19803, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 38:386-95. 2004
  8. ncbi Automated carbon dioxide insufflation for CT colonography: effectiveness of colonic distention in cancer patients with severe luminal narrowing
    So Yeon Kim
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Poongnap dong, Songpa Gu, 138 040 Seoul, Korea
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:698-706. 2008
  9. doi Paradoxical carbon dioxide embolism during endoscopic thyroidectomy confirmed by transesophageal echocardiography
    Seong Hyop Kim
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Konkuk University School of Medicine, 1 Hwayang dong, Gwanggin Gu, Seoul 143 701, South Korea
    J Anesth 24:774-7. 2010
  10. doi Feasibility and surgical approach of transaxillary robotic thyroidectomy without CO(2) insufflation
    Carol M Lewis
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Head Neck 32:121-6. 2010

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  1. pmc NORCCAP (Norwegian colorectal cancer prevention): a randomised trial to assess the safety and efficacy of carbon dioxide versus air insufflation in colonoscopy
    M Bretthauer
    NORCCAP Centre, Telemark Central Hospital, Porsgrunn, Norway Department of Anaesthesiology, Telemark Central Hospital, Porsgrunn, Norway
    Gut 50:604-7. 2002
    ..the risk of combustion during electrosurgical procedures and to reduce patient discomfort, carbon dioxide (CO2) insufflation has been recommended during colonoscopy...
  2. ncbi Randomized, controlled trial of carbon dioxide insufflation during colonoscopy
    J Church
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:322-6. 2003
    b>Insufflation of air is a cause of discomfort during and after colonoscopy. Although this can be minimized by good technique, the use of carbon dioxide insufflation may provide further benefits...
  3. ncbi A pilot study to assess the safety and efficacy of carbon dioxide insufflation during colorectal endoscopic submucosal dissection with the patient under conscious sedation
    Yutaka Saito
    Division of Endoscopy, National Cancer Center Hospital, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0045, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 65:537-42. 2007
    ..This procedure is performed by using air insufflation, is time consuming, and is associated with severe abdominal discomfort...
  4. doi Sympathetic and cardiovascular responses to glossopharyngeal insufflation in trained apnea divers
    Karsten Heusser
    Institute of Clinical Pharmacology, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neuberg Strasse 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 109:1728-35. 2010
    Glossopharyngeal insufflation (lung packing) is a common maneuver among experienced apnea divers by which additional air is pumped into the lungs. It has been shown that packing may compromise cardiovascular homeostasis...
  5. ncbi Carbon dioxide insufflation improves intubation depth in double-balloon enteroscopy: a randomized, controlled, double-blind trial
    D Domagk
    Department of Medicine B, University Hospital of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Endoscopy 39:1064-7. 2007
    ..However, intubation depth is limited by distention of the small bowel due to air insufflation during the procedure...
  6. ncbi Patient-controlled room air insufflation versus automated carbon dioxide delivery for CT colonography
    Theodore J Shinners
    Department of Radiology, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Clinical Science Center, 600 Highland Ave, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 186:1491-6. 2006
    Our objective was to prospectively compare colonic distention and patient comfort at screening CT colonography (CTC) with patient-controlled room air (RA) insufflation versus automated carbon dioxide (CO2) delivery.
  7. ncbi Tracheal gas insufflation-augmented continuous positive airway pressure in a spontaneously breathing model of neonatal respiratory distress
    Thomas L Miller
    Nemours Research Lung Center, Nemours Children s Clinic Wilmington, Nemours Foundation, Alfred I duPont Children s Hospital, Delaware 19803, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 38:386-95. 2004
    ..However, CO2 retention during CPAP often results in the need for mechanical ventilation. Since tracheal gas insufflation (TGI) promotes CO2 elimination by reducing prosthetic dead space, we hypothesized that TGI used with CPAP may ..
  8. ncbi Automated carbon dioxide insufflation for CT colonography: effectiveness of colonic distention in cancer patients with severe luminal narrowing
    So Yeon Kim
    Department of Radiology and Research Institute of Radiology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Poongnap dong, Songpa Gu, 138 040 Seoul, Korea
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:698-706. 2008
    The objective of our study was to determine the effectiveness of automated CO2 insufflation in colonic distention for CT colonography (CTC) in patients with severe luminal narrowing by colorectal cancer and preliminarily evaluate its ..
  9. doi Paradoxical carbon dioxide embolism during endoscopic thyroidectomy confirmed by transesophageal echocardiography
    Seong Hyop Kim
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Konkuk University School of Medicine, 1 Hwayang dong, Gwanggin Gu, Seoul 143 701, South Korea
    J Anesth 24:774-7. 2010
    ..Although endoscopic thyroidectomy using CO₂ gas insufflation appears to be superior to conventional open thyroidectomy in terms of cosmetic results, it may cause venous or ..
  10. doi Feasibility and surgical approach of transaxillary robotic thyroidectomy without CO(2) insufflation
    Carol M Lewis
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Head Neck 32:121-6. 2010
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the anatomic basis for robotic-assisted transaxillary thyroidectomy and to determine its feasibility in a prospective clinical trial...
  11. doi Effects of CO2 insufflation on cerebrum during endoscopic thyroidectomy in a porcine model
    Wenbin Yu
    Department of General Surgery, Qilu Hospital of Shandong University, Wenhua Xi Road 107, Jinan, 250012, Shandong, People s Republic of China
    Surg Endosc 25:1495-504. 2011
    The operative cavity during endoscopic thyroidectomy is maintained mainly by CO2 insufflation. We designed this study to explore the effects of CO2 insufflation on the cerebrum during endoscopic thyroidectomy in a porcine model.
  12. ncbi Effects of mechanical insufflation-exsufflation on respiratory parameters for patients with chronic airway secretion encumbrance
    João C Winck
    Pneumology Department, Hospital Sao Joao, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade do Porto Porto, Portugal
    Chest 126:774-80. 2004
    To analyze the physiologic effects and tolerance of mechanical insufflation-exsufflation (MI-E) for patients with chronic ventilatory failure of various etiologies.
  13. ncbi Renal effects of carbon dioxide insufflation in rabbit pneumoretroperitoneum model
    C Guler
    Department of Urology, Dokuz Eylul University School of Medicine, Inciralti Izmir, Turkey
    J Endourol 12:367-70. 1998
    To determine the effects of carbon dioxide insufflation on renal function in a pneumoretroperitoneum model, 24 adult New Zealand rabbits were divided into four groups, six rabbits in each...
  14. ncbi Increased insufflation pressure enhances the development of liver metastasis in a mouse laparoscopy model: possible mechanisms
    H Ishida
    Department of Surgery, Saitama Medical Center, Saitama Medical School, 1981 Kamoda Kawagoe, Saitama 350 8550, Japan
    Surg Endosc 16:331-5. 2002
    The effect of different insufflation pressures and durations of CO2 pneumoperitoneum on the growth of liver metastasis was investigated in a mouse model...
  15. doi Outcome of goal-directed non-invasive ventilation and mechanical insufflation/exsufflation in spinal muscular atrophy type I
    M Chatwin
    Sleep and Ventilation Unit, Clinical and Academic Department of Sleep and Breathing, Royal Brompton Hospital, Sydney Street, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 96:426-32. 2011
    ..There are widely discrepant views on the respiratory management of infants with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) type I. Typically, management is palliative...
  16. ncbi Mechanical insufflation-exsufflation improves outcomes for neuromuscular disease patients with respiratory tract infections
    Andrea Vianello
    Unità di Terapia Semi Intensiva Respiratoria, Azienda Ospedaliera di Padova, Padova, Italy
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 84:83-8; discussion 89-91. 2005
    The efficacy of mechanical insufflation-exsufflation, in addition to standard chest physical treatments, was investigated as a first-line intervention for patients with neuromuscular diseases with respiratory tract infections and airway ..
  17. ncbi Randomized comparison between different insufflation pressures for laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    E Perrakis
    Department of Surgery, Western Attica General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 13:245-9. 2003
    Laparoscopy using carbon dioxide insufflation induces adverse effects in both the cardiovascular and the respiratory function. The use of low pressure pneumoperitoneum has been shown to reduce adverse hemodynamic effects...
  18. ncbi Effects of intra-abdominal CO2-insufflation on normal and impaired myocardial function: an experimental study
    C A Greim
    Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie, Universitatsklinikum Wurzburg, Germany
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 47:751-60. 2003
    ..This study focused on the effects of acute IAP increases on left and right ventricular loadings and contractility in the heart with impaired global function...
  19. ncbi A randomized, controlled comparison of warm water infusion in lieu of air insufflation versus air insufflation for aiding colonoscopy insertion in sedated patients undergoing colorectal cancer screening and surveillance
    Joseph W Leung
    Section of Gastroenterology, Sacramento Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Veterans Affairs Northern California Health Care System, Mather, California 95655, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 70:505-10. 2009
    ..Pilot studies using a novel water method to perform screening colonoscopy allowed patients to complete colonoscopy without sedation medications and also significantly increased the cecal intubation success rate...
  20. ncbi Cough augmentation with mechanical insufflation/exsufflation in patients with neuromuscular weakness
    M Chatwin
    Sleep and Ventilation Unit, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK
    Eur Respir J 21:502-8. 2003
    ..Mechanical insufflation/exsufflation may improve cough efficacy by increasing peak cough flow...
  21. ncbi Safe and novel technique for peritoneal access in urologic laparoscopy without prior insufflation
    Liam Hickey
    Department of Urology, Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre and Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Endourol 20:622-6. 2006
    ..When the technique was described initially, capnoperitoneum was obtained prior to trocar insertion. We describe the results of our series using the EndoTIP port without prior capnoperitoneum...
  22. ncbi Hyperbaric treatment of arterial CO2 embolism occuring after laparoscopic surgery: a case report
    R S Reust
    Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences, Tulsa, OK, USA
    Undersea Hyperb Med 33:317-20. 2006
    ..The HBO2 protocol was 2.8 atmospheres for 90 minutes, which resolved the problem with no adverse effects...
  23. ncbi Tumour implantation following laparoscopy using different insufflation gases
    Anurag Gupta
    University of Adelaide Department of Surgery, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 72:254-7. 2002
    ..studies have suggested that chemical, metabolic and immunological changes following carbon dioxide (CO2) insufflation may be responsible for this phenomenon...
  24. ncbi Effects of glossopharyngeal pistoning for lung insufflation on vital capacity in healthy women
    Malin Nygren-Bonnier
    Division of Physiotherapy, Department of Neurobiology, Care Science and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 86:290-4. 2007
    ..to perform glossopharyngeal pistoning (GP) to insufflate the lungs to volumes exceeding maximum inspiratory capacity (IC), whether such insufflation caused discomfort, and the immediate and long-term effects on vital capacity (VC).
  25. ncbi Helium vs carbon dioxide gas insufflation with or without saline lavage during laparoscopy
    C J O'Boyle
    University of Adelaide, Department of Surgery, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
    Surg Endosc 16:620-5. 2002
    Helium is an inert gas that, if used for insufflation during laparoscopy, may be followed by less postoperative pain than carbon dioxide (CO2) insufflation, due to a more limited effect on intraabdominal pH and metabolism...
  26. doi Carbon dioxide insufflation during withdrawal of the colonoscope improved postprocedure discomfort: a prospective, randomized, controlled trial
    Wen Hsin Hsu
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Yuan s General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Kaohsiung J Med Sci 28:265-9. 2012
    In colonoscopy, the question of when and how to use carbon dioxide (CO(2)) insufflation remains uncertain. Inspection for the pathological changes during colonoscopy takes place during the withdrawal of the scope...
  27. ncbi Abdominal insufflation for control of bleeding after severe splenic injury
    George C Velmahos
    Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, The Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Trauma 63:285-8; discussion 288-90. 2007
    ..Abdominal insufflation (AI) by carbon dioxide has been shown to reduce the rate of bleeding after intra-abdominal injury in pigs...
  28. ncbi Passive oxygen insufflation is superior to bag-valve-mask ventilation for witnessed ventricular fibrillation out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Bentley J Bobrow
    Arizona Department of Health Services Bureau of Emergency Medical Services and Trauma System, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 54:656-662.e1. 2009
    ..We compare the adjusted neurologically intact survival of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients receiving initial passive ventilation with those receiving initial bag-valve-mask ventilation...
  29. ncbi Actual colonic perforation in virtual colonoscopy: report of a case
    Moshe Kamar
    Department of Surgery and Transplantation, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:1242-4; discussion 1244-6. 2004
    ..Thus, it is suggested that in such cases, air insufflation should be gradual, thereby minimizing the risk of perforation.
  30. doi Carbon dioxide insufflation compared with air insufflation in double-balloon enteroscopy: a prospective, randomized, double-blind trial
    Fumihito Hirai
    Department of Gastroenterology, Fukuoka University Chikushi Hospital, 1 1 1, Zokumyoin, Chikushino, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 73:743-9. 2011
    Few studies have evaluated the degree of pain, the amount of retained gas, and the safety of carbon dioxide (CO(2)) insufflation in patients undergoing double-balloon enteroscopy (DBE).
  31. ncbi Perforated colon secondary to virtual colonoscopy: report of a case
    Loretta Coady-Fariborzian
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, New York, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:1247-9. 2004
    ..The pathologic findings were described as ulcerative colitis with full-thickness perforation. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first complication from a virtual colonoscopy reported in the literature...
  32. doi Increasing the size limit of benign thyroid lesions resectable by endoscopic thyroidectomy via a unilateral axillo-breast approach without gas insufflation
    Won Shik Kim
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, 134 Shinchon dong, Seodaemun gu, Seoul 120 752, Korea
    World J Surg 35:2203-11. 2011
    ..We examined the feasibility and safety of endoscopic thyroidectomy via a unilateral axillo-breast approach without gas insufflation for resection of large thyroid tumors (≥4 cm).
  33. ncbi Constant flow insufflation of oxygen as the sole mode of ventilation during out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Catherine Bertrand
    Henri Mondor Hospital, Paris 12 University, Department of Anesthesiology and Emergency Medical Service of Creteil, AP HP, Creteil, France
    Intensive Care Med 32:843-51. 2006
    Constant flow insufflation of oxygen (CFIO) through a Boussignac multichannel endotracheal tube has been reported to be an efficient ventilatory method during chest massage for cardiac arrest.
  34. ncbi The effect of insufflation pressure on pulmonary mechanics in infants during laparoscopic surgical procedures
    Carolyn F Bannister
    Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 13:785-9. 2003
    ..We objectively measured the pulmonary effects of laparoscopically-induced pneumoperitoneum in infants less than 1 year of age undergoing surgical procedures under general anaesthesia...
  35. ncbi Meta-analysis: the use of carbon dioxide insufflation vs. room air insufflation for gastrointestinal endoscopy
    W L Wang
    Key Laboratory of Combined Multi organ Transplantation, Ministry of Public Health, Hangzhou, China
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 35:1145-54. 2012
    Carbon dioxide (CO(2)) insufflation has been proposed as an alternative to air insufflation to distend the lumen in gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy.
  36. ncbi Amniotic air insufflation during minimally invasive fetoscopic fetal cardiac interventions is safe for the fetal brain in sheep
    Thomas Kohl
    Division of Obstetrics and Prenatal Medicine, University Hospital of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 128:467-71. 2004
    Amniotic air insufflation during experimental fetoscopic fetal cardiac interventions greatly improves the visualization of intra-amniotic contents...
  37. ncbi The role of carbon dioxide insufflation in colonoscopy: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    J Wu
    Department of Endoscopy, Eastern Hepatobiliary Hospital, The Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China
    Endoscopy 44:128-36. 2012
    b>Insufflation of the intestinal tract, usually with room air, is necessary to improve visualization during colonoscopy. However, most patients complain of bowel distension and abdominal pain afterwards...
  38. ncbi Coronary endothelial damage during off-pump CABG related to coronary-clamping and gas insufflation
    Y Okazaki
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Saga Medical School, 5 1 1 Nabeshima, Saga City, 849 8501, Saga, Japan
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 19:834-9. 2001
    ..The present study was designed to evaluate the adverse effects of coronary snaring with looped sutures and gas insufflation on the coronary endothelium...
  39. ncbi The effects of intraabdominally insufflated carbon dioxide on hepatic blood flow during laparoscopic surgery assessed by transesophageal echocardiography
    Rainer Meierhenrich
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Ulm, Steinhovelstrasse 9, 89075 Ulm, Germany
    Anesth Analg 100:340-7. 2005
    ..Five minutes after insufflation of CO(2) the median right hepatic blood flow index increased from 196 mL/min/m(2) (95% confidence interval (CI),..
  40. ncbi Reduction of carbon dioxide embolism for endoscopic saphenous vein harvesting
    Kuan Ming Chiu
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:1697-9. 2006
    ..Carbon dioxide (CO2) insufflation is used during EVH to facilitate the procedure...
  41. pmc CO(2) insufflation for potentially difficult colonoscopies: efficacy when used by less experienced colonoscopists
    Toshio Uraoka
    Department of Endoscopy, Okayama University Hospital, Kita ku, Okayama 700 8558, Japan
    World J Gastroenterol 15:5186-92. 2009
    To clarify the effectiveness of CO(2) insufflation in potentially difficult colonoscopy cases, particularly in relation to the experience level of colonoscopists.
  42. doi High flow insufflation for the maintenance of the pneumoperitoneum during bariatric surgery
    Markos Daskalakis
    Centre for Minimal Invasive Surgery, Department of General and Bariatric Surgery, Krankenhaus Sachsenhausen, Frankfurt M, Germany
    Obes Facts 2:37-40. 2009
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  43. ncbi The cardiopulmonary effects of single-lung ventilation and carbon dioxide insufflation during thoracoscopic internal mammary artery harvesting
    Thomas A Vassiliades
    Pensacola Heart Institute, Pensacola, Florida, USA
    Heart Surg Forum 5:22-4. 2002
    ..The technique involves the use of single-lung ventilation and carbon dioxide insufflation to maximize exposure and facilitate rapid dissection...
  44. ncbi Heating of carbon dioxide during insufflation alters the peritoneal fibrinolytic response to laparoscopic surgery : A clinical trial
    W J A Brokelman
    Department of Surgery, Alysis Zorggroep, locatie Rijnstate, Wagnerlaan 55, 6815, AD, Arnhem, The Netherlands
    Surg Endosc 22:1232-6. 2008
    ..It involves the creation of a pneumoperitoneum, mostly using carbon dioxide. Cooling of the peritoneum, due to insufflation, might traumatize the peritoneum and disturb peritoneal fibrinolysis, important in peritoneal healing processes...
  45. doi Carbon dioxide insufflation for colonoscopy: evaluation of gas volume, abdominal pain, examination time and transcutaneous partial CO2 pressure
    Hiro o Yamano
    Department of Gastroenterology, Akita Red Cross Hospital, 222 1 Kami kitade saruta, Akita, Akita, 010 1495, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 45:1235-40. 2010
    b>Insufflation with carbon dioxide (CO(2)) in colonoscopy has not been widely adopted and, consequently, limited data are available on insufflated gas volume and blood pCO(2)...
  46. ncbi Hemodynamics and gas exchange during carbon dioxide insufflation for totally endoscopic coronary artery bypass grafting
    C Byhahn
    Department of Anesthesiology, JW Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 71:1496-501; discussion 1501-2. 2001
    In addition to single-lung ventilation (SLV), positive-pressure CO2 insufflation is mandatory for totally endoscopic coronary artery bypass grafting...
  47. ncbi Effects of pneumoperitoneum created through CO2 insufflation and parameters of mechanical ventilation (PEEP application) on systemic dissemination of intraabdominal infections
    U Barbaros
    Department of General Surgery, Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
    Surg Endosc 18:501-7. 2004
    ..To examine whether CO2 pneumoperitoneum and positive end expiratory pressure (PEEP) in mechanical ventilation affect the systemic spread of intraabdominal infection...
  48. doi The use of carbon dioxide for insufflation during GI endoscopy: a systematic review
    Evan S Dellon
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Center for Esophageal Diseases and Swallowing, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7080, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 69:843-9. 2009
    b>Insufflation of the lumen is required for visualization during GI endoscopy. Carbon dioxide (CO(2)) has been proposed as an alternative to room air for insufflation.
  49. ncbi Retroperitoneoscopic living donor nephrectomy without gas insufflation: the five-year Hamamatsu University experience
    Kazuo Suzuki
    Department of Urology, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, 1 20 1 Handayama, Hamamatsu 431 3192, Japan
    Transplant Proc 34:720-1. 2002
  50. doi Transcutaneous monitoring of partial pressure of carbon dioxide during endoscopic submucosal dissection of early colorectal neoplasia with carbon dioxide insufflation: a prospective study
    Tsuyoshi Kikuchi
    Endoscopy Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Chuo Ku, Tokyo, 104 0045, Japan
    Surg Endosc 24:2231-5. 2010
    The authors have reported that carbon dioxide (CO(2)) insufflation is safe and effective for lengthy endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) with the patient under conscious sedation...
  51. ncbi Abdominal insufflation decreases blood loss without worsening the inflammatory response: implications for prehospital control of internal bleeding
    George C Velmahos
    Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care, The Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am Surg 74:297-301. 2008
    Abdominal insufflation (AI) by carbon dioxide has been shown to decrease the rate of bleeding in different swine models of abdominal organ injuries...
  52. ncbi Hemodynamic responses to intrapleural insufflation with hemipulmonary collapse
    T Ohtsuka
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8655, Japan
    Surg Endosc 15:1327-30. 2001
    The hemodynamic effects of carbon dioxide (CO2) insufflation with hemipulmonary collapse were studied in consecutive thoracoscopic harvests of the left or right internal mammary artery (IMA), which were used for video-assisted coronary ..
  53. ncbi Carbon dioxide insufflation in colonoscopy: safe and effective in sedated patients
    M Bretthauer
    Dept of Gastroenterology, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Endoscopy 37:706-9. 2005
    Several studies have shown that insufflation of carbon dioxide (CO2) instead of air during colonoscopy can reduce postprocedural pain. However, CO2 insufflation might also lead to CO2 retention in the human body...
  54. ncbi Is carbon dioxide insufflation safe for laparoscopic surgery? A model to assess the effects of carbon dioxide on transitional-cell carcinoma growth, apoptosis, and necrosis
    Beng Jit Tan
    Department of Urology, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, New York 11040, USA
    J Endourol 20:965-9. 2006
    To study the effects of carbon dioxide insufflation pressure and concentration on the adhesion, growth, apoptosis, and necrosis of transitional-cell carcinoma (TCC).
  55. pmc Intraoperative evaluation of laparoscopic insufflation technique for quality control in the OR
    V R Jacobs
    Department of Surgery, Fayette Medical Center, AL 35555, USA
    JSLS 4:189-95. 2000
    ..For intraoperative evaluation of insufflation techniques, a data acquisition model for quality control study of potential insufflation problems is necessary.
  56. ncbi Carbon dioxide embolism during laparoscopic cholecystectomy due to a patent paraumbilical vein
    Peter Mattei
    Pediatric General, Thoracic and Fetal Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 42:570-2. 2007
    ..cause is inadvertent injection of carbon dioxide into a large vein or solid organ during initial peritoneal insufflation. We describe a case of carbon dioxide embolism in a 13-year-old boy during an elective laparoscopic ..
  57. ncbi Minimizing postcolonoscopy abdominal pain by using CO(2) insufflation: a prospective, randomized, double blind, controlled trial evaluating a new commercially available CO(2) delivery system
    Katica Sumanac
    McMaster University Medical Center, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Gastrointest Endosc 56:190-4. 2002
    ..A commercially available CO(2) delivery system has only recently become available. The effects of CO(2) and air insufflation on residual bowel gas and postprocedure pain were compared.
  58. doi Safety of carbon dioxide insufflation for upper gastrointestinal tract endoscopic treatment of patients under deep sedation
    Satoru Nonaka
    Endoscopy Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, 5 1 1 Tsukiji, Chuo Ku, Tokyo, 104 0045, Japan
    Surg Endosc 24:1638-45. 2010
    ..This study aimed to investigate the safety of CO(2) insufflation used for esophageal and gastric endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) in patients under deep sedation.
  59. ncbi Carbon dioxide insufflation for more comfortable endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography: a randomized, controlled, double-blind trial
    M Bretthauer
    Department of Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Endoscopy 39:58-64. 2007
    The effect on abdominal pain of using carbon dioxide (CO2) for insufflation during endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) has not been investigated...
  60. ncbi Lung insufflation capacity in neuromuscular disease
    John Robert Bach
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 87:720-5. 2008
    To compare maximal passive lung insufflation capacity (LIC) with lung inflation by air stacking (to maximum insufflation capacity [MIC]) and with vital capacity (VC); to explore relationships between these variables that correlate with ..
  61. ncbi CO2 abdominal insufflation pretreatment increases survival after a lipopolysaccharide-contaminated laparotomy
    Joseph M Fuentes
    Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 10:32-8. 2006
    ..The presented studies were designed to determine whether treating animals with CO(2) abdominal insufflation before undergoing a lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-contaminated laparotomy would serve as "shock prophylaxis&..
  62. ncbi Acetazolamide reduces referred postoperative pain after laparoscopic surgery with carbon dioxide insufflation
    Harvey J Woehlck
    Department of Anethesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Anesthesiology 99:924-8. 2003
    ..Acidification of the peritoneum by carbonic acid may be the major cause of pain from carbon dioxide insufflation. Carbonic anhydrase is an enzyme that increases the rate of carbonic acid formation from carbon dioxide...
  63. ncbi Nasopharyngeal oxygen insufflation following pre-oxygenation using the four deep breath technique
    S K Taha
    Department of Anaesthesiology, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Anaesthesia 61:427-30. 2006
    This paper evaluates the effectiveness of nasopharyngeal oxygen insufflation following preoxygenation using the four deep breath technique within 30 s, on the onset of haemoglobin desaturation during the subsequent apnoea...
  64. ncbi Colonic perforation at CT colonography in a patient without known colonic disease
    Brett M Young
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 186:119-21. 2006
  65. ncbi Advice for optimizing colonic distention and minimizing risk of perforation during CT colonography
    Abraham H Dachman
    Department of Radiology, MC 2026, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Radiology 239:317-21. 2006
  66. ncbi Automated insufflation of carbon dioxide for MDCT colonography: distension and patient experience compared with manual insufflation
    David Burling
    Department of Intestinal Imaging, St Mark s and Northwick Park Hospitals, Harrow HA1 3UJ, UJK
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 186:96-103. 2006
    The purpose of our study was to compare the effects of automated and manual carbon dioxide insufflation before CT colonography on distention and patient acceptance.
  67. pmc Effect of manually assisted cough and mechanical insufflation on cough flow of normal subjects, patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and patients with respiratory muscle weakness
    P Sivasothy
    Respiratory Support and Sleep Centre, Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, Cambridge CB3 8RE, UK
    Thorax 56:438-44. 2001
    It has been suggested that cough effectiveness can be improved by assisted techniques. The effects of manually assisted cough and mechanical insufflation on cough flow physiology are reported in this study.
  68. ncbi CO2 environment influences the growth of cultured human cancer cells dependent on insufflation pressure
    C N Gutt
    Department of General and Vascular Surgery, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Theodor Ster Kai 7, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Surg Endosc 15:314-8. 2001
    ..Previous experiments performed both in vitro and in vivo have proved that CO2 insufflation stimulates malignant cell growth...
  69. ncbi Minimizing diaphragmatic injury during radiofrequency ablation: efficacy of intraabdominal carbon dioxide insufflation
    Steven S Raman
    Department of Radiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, BL 428 CHS Box 951721, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1721, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 183:197-200. 2004
    The purpose of our study was to determine whether intraperitoneal insufflation of carbon dioxide (CO(2)) reduces adjacent diaphragmatic injury.
  70. ncbi Double-blind, prospective, randomized study of warmed, humidified carbon dioxide insufflation vs standard carbon dioxide for patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    David R Farley
    Departments of Surgery and Biostatistics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Arch Surg 139:739-43; discussion 743-4. 2004
    Patients undergoing warmed, humidified carbon dioxide (CO2) insufflation for laparoscopic cholecystectomy will (1) maintain a warmer intraoperative core temperature, (2) have their surgeon experience less fogging of the camera lens, and (..
  71. ncbi Endoscopic cross-trigonal ureteral reimplantation under carbon dioxide bladder insufflation: a novel technique
    C K Yeung
    Division of Paediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong, China
    J Endourol 19:295-9. 2005
    ..of endoscopic intravesical ureteral mobilization and cross-trigonal ureteral reimplantation under carbon dioxide insufflation of the bladder (pneumovesicum) for correcting primary vesicoureteral reflux (VUR) in infants and children.
  72. ncbi New tools in ventilatory support: high frequency ventilation, nitric oxide, tracheal gas insufflation, non-invasive ventilation
    D Biarent
    Pediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Hopital Universitaire des Enfants, Reine Fabiola, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Pulmonol Suppl 18:178-81. 1999
    ..Tracheal gas insufflation, in addition to conventional ventilation, by washing dead space during exhalation, improves gas exchange while ..
  73. ncbi Effects of expiratory tracheal gas insufflation in patients with severe head trauma and acute lung injury
    Melcior Martínez-Pérez
    Critical Care Center, Hospital de Sabadell, Corporacio Parc Tauli, Institut Universitari Fundació Parc Taulí, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona corrected 08206 Sabadell, Spain
    Intensive Care Med 30:2021-7. 2004
    This study analyzed the effect of phasic tracheal gas insufflation at mid- to end-expiration in patients with severe head trauma and acute lung injury (ALI)/acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS).
  74. ncbi Heated and humidified insufflation during laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery: effect on temperature, postoperative pain, and recovery outcomes
    Mohamed A Hamza
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5161 Harry Hines Boulevard, CS 2 282, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 15:6-12. 2005
    ..We performed a sham-controlled study to test the hypothesis that active warming and humidification of the insufflation gas reduces intraoperative heat loss and improves recovery outcomes.
  75. ncbi Application of tracheal gas insufflation to acute unilateral lung injury in an experimental model
    L Blanch
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Minnesota, Regions Hospital, St Paul, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 164:642-7. 2001
    ..We hypothesized that selective application of tracheal gas insufflation (TGI) will recruit the injured lung without causing overdistension of the normal lung...
  76. ncbi Cardiopulmonary, blood and peritoneal fluid alterations associated with abdominal insufflation of carbon dioxide in standing horses
    F G Latimer
    Equine Health Studies Program, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803, USA
    Equine Vet J 35:283-90. 2003
    Abdominal insufflation is performed routinely during laparoscopy in horses to improve visualisation and facilitate instrument and visceral manipulations during surgery...
  77. ncbi Bedside transpyloric tube placement in the pediatric intensive care unit: a modified insufflation air technique
    Paulo Sergio Lucas da Silva
    Rua das Aroeiras, 30 ap 22 Bairro Jardim, Santo Andre, Sao Paulo, 09090 000, Brazil
    Intensive Care Med 28:943-6. 2002
    To test air insufflation as an adjunct to placement of enteral feeding tubes and the effectiveness of using a smaller insufflation volume in pediatric patients.
  78. doi Initial trocar placement and abdominal insufflation in laparoscopic bariatric surgery
    Atul K Madan
    Minimally Invasive Surgery Section, Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    J Surg Res 148:210-3. 2008
    Initial trocar placement and abdominal insufflation in laparoscopic bariatric surgery can be challenging for the novice. One technique is the use of an optical viewing trocar without prior abdominal insufflation...
  79. ncbi Endoscopic thyroid resection using cutaneous elevation in lieu of insufflation
    H Kitano
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Shiga University of Medical Science, Seta, Otsu, Shiga 520 2192, Japan
    Surg Endosc 16:88-91. 2002
    ..Laparoscopic surgery to resect cervical masses has gained increasing acceptance during the past decade. This report describes the authors' technique and experience using total video endoscopic surgery to resect thyroid masses...
  80. ncbi Supplementation of pre-oxygenation in morbidly obese patients using nasopharyngeal oxygen insufflation
    A S Baraka
    Department of Anaesthesiology, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Anaesthesia 62:769-73. 2007
    ..This study compares pre-oxygenation alone with pre-oxygenation followed by nasopharyngeal oxygen insufflation on the onset of desaturation occurring during the subsequent apnoea...
  81. ncbi Primary microparticles and agglomerates of morphine for nasal insufflation
    Paola Russo
    Department of Pharmacy, University of Parma, Parco Area delle Scienze 27 A, 43100 Parma, Italy
    J Pharm Sci 95:2553-61. 2006
    ..The agglomerates of morphine crystals mixed with mannitol/lecithin microparticles showed superior stability. However, the drug permeation through rabbit mucosa was slower than with spray-dried morphine microparticle agglomerates...
  82. ncbi Prospective randomized trial of heated humidified versus cold dry carbon dioxide insufflation during laparoscopic gastric bypass
    J K Champion
    Department of Surgery, Emory Dunwoody Medical Center, Atlanta, GA 30060, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 2:445-9; discussion 449-50. 2006
    The replacement of cold dry carbon dioxide with heated humidified gas for insufflation during complex laparoscopic procedures has been reported to decrease hypothermia and peritoneal cell desiccation, with a resultant decrease in ..
  83. ncbi Effects of carbon dioxide insufflation for laparoscopic cholecystectomy on the respiratory system
    P Pelosi
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, University of Milan, Ospedale Maggiore IRCCS, Italy
    Anaesthesia 51:744-9. 1996
    ..in total respiratory system, lung and chest wall mechanics, lung volume and gas-exchange during abdominal insufflation with carbon dioxide for laparoscopic cholecystectomy were studied...
  84. ncbi Comparison between intraperitoneal CO2 insufflation and abdominal wall lift on QT dispersion and rate-corrected QT dispersion during laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    H Egawa
    Department of Anesthesiology, Dokkyo University School of Medicine, Mibu, Tochigi 321 0293, Japan
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 16:78-81. 2006
    This study compared the effect of intraperitoneal CO2 insufflation with abdominal wall lift on RR interval, QT interval, the rate-corrected QT (QTc) interval, QT dispersion (QTD), and the rate-corrected QTD (QTcD) using computerized ..
  85. ncbi Mechanical properties of the human abdominal wall measured in vivo during insufflation for laparoscopic surgery
    C Song
    Department of Surgery and Molecular Oncology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, University of Dundee, Dundee, DD1 9SY, Scotland
    Surg Endosc 20:987-90. 2006
    Carbon dioxide insufflation of the peritoneal cavity for laparoscopic surgery offers a unique opportunity to measure some mechanical properties of the human abdominal wall that hitherto have been difficult to obtain.
  86. ncbi Twenty-five simple ways to increase insufflation performance and patient safety in laparoscopy
    Volker R Jacobs
    Frauenklinik OB GYN, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technical University Munich, Munich, Germany
    J Am Assoc Gynecol Laparosc 11:410-23. 2004
    Technical aspects of laparoscopic insufflation technique and interaction among patient, technique, and physician can affect the performance of laparoscopy and patient safety...
  87. ncbi Animal and lung model studies of tracheal gas insufflation
    A Nahum
    Regions Hospital, Pulmonary and Critical Care Department, 640 Jackson Street, St Paul MN 55101 2595, USA
    Respir Care 46:149-57. 2001
    Tracheal gas insufflation (TGI) is the continuous or phasic insufflation of fresh gas into the central airways for the purpose of improving the efficiency of alveolar ventilation and/or minimizing the ventilatory pressure requirements...
  88. ncbi Intra-airway gas transport during high-frequency chest vibration with tracheal insufflation in dogs
    N Gavriely
    Department of Anesthesia, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago 60611, USA
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 79:243-50. 1995
    High-frequency external chest vibration with tracheal insufflation (high-frequency vibration ventilation) has previously been shown to be an effective mode of artificial ventilation in experimental animals...
  89. ncbi Comparison of high-frequency oscillation and tracheal gas insufflation versus standard high-frequency oscillation at two levels of tracheal pressure
    Spyros D Mentzelopoulos
    First Department of Intensive Care Medicine, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Intensive Care Med 36:810-6. 2010
    In acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), combined high-frequency oscillation (HFO) and tracheal gas insufflation (TGI) may improve oxygenation through a TGI-induced increase in mean tracheal pressure (P(tr))...
  90. doi Meta-analysis of the effect of warm humidified insufflation on pain after laparoscopy
    T Sammour
    Department of Surgery, South Auckland Clinical School, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Br J Surg 95:950-6. 2008
    Studies on the use of warmed and humidified insufflation (WHI) in laparoscopic abdominal procedures to reduce pain have been inconclusive owing to small sample sizes.
  91. ncbi Arterial PCO2 and cardiovascular function during endoscopic neck surgery with carbon dioxide insufflation
    R Bellantone
    Division of Endopcrine Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Arch Surg 136:822-7. 2001
    ..Concerns about the use of carbon dioxide insufflation in the neck exist owing to reports of potential adverse metabolic and hemodynamic changes...
  92. doi Minimally invasive neck surgery. Surgical feasibility and physiological effects of carbon dioxide insufflation in a unilateral subplatysmal approach
    P A Kessler
    Department of Cranio Maxillofacial Surgery, Maastricht UMC, Postbus 5800, NL 6202 Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 38:766-72. 2009
    Endoscopically assisted, minimally invasive techniques to regions without a natural cavity require insufflation with carbon dioxide (CO2)...
  93. ncbi Tracheal gas insufflation as an adjunct to mechanical ventilation
    Avi Nahum
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Department, Regions Hospital, 640 Jackson Street, St Paul, MN 55101 2595, USA
    Respir Care Clin N Am 8:171-85, v-vi. 2002
    Tracheal gas insufflation (TGI) as an adjunct to mechanical ventilation delivers fresh gas into the central airways continuously or in a phasic fashion to improve the efficiency of alveolar ventilation or to minimize the ventilatory ..
  94. ncbi Cardiac function during intraperitoneal CO2 insufflation for aortic surgery: a transesophageal echocardiographic study
    Pascal Alfonsi
    Department of Anesthesiology, and Intensive Care Unit, Ambroise Pare University Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Boulogne, Cedex, France
    Anesth Analg 102:1304-10. 2006
    ..In conclusion, peritoneal CO2 insufflation in patients scheduled for laparoscopic aortic surgery could impair LV and RV systolic functions as a ..
  95. ncbi A novel laparoscopic technique for removal of foreign bodies from the urinary bladder using carbon dioxide insufflation
    Bala S Reddy
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Hull Royal Infirmary, Kingston upon Hull, United Kingdom
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 14:238-9. 2004
    ....
  96. ncbi Morphological changes in hepatic vascular endothelium after carbon dioxide pneumoperitoneum in a murine model
    K Izumi
    Department of Surgery I, Oita University Faculty of Medicine, 1 1 Idaigaoka, Hasama machi, Oita 879 5593, Japan
    Surg Endosc 19:554-8. 2005
    ..In the present study, we used scanning electron microscopy (SEM) to investigate morphological changes in hepatic vascular endothelium after CO2 pneumoperitoneum in a murine model...
  97. ncbi Microsphere intestinal blood flow analysis during pneumoperitoneum using carbon dioxide and helium
    D Goitein
    Department of Surgery, The Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Temple University School of Medicine, Clinical Campus, 4800 Friendship Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    Surg Endosc 19:541-5. 2005
    ..Intestinal blood flow was studied during a 2-h pneumoperitoneum with carbon dioxide (CO2) or helium in a porcine model using colored microspheres...
  98. ncbi Stepwise rising CO2 insufflation as an ischemic preconditioning method
    Dursun A Sahin
    Department of General Surgery, Afyonkarahisar Kocatepe University, School of Medicine, Afyonkarahisar, Turkey
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 17:723-9. 2007
    ..In this experimental, randomized, controlled trial with a blind assessment of the outcome, we evaluated the effects of a new IP method, stepwise rising CO(2) insufflation, on oxidative stress and inflammatory cytokine response.
  99. ncbi Reduction of abdominal wall blood flow by clamping or carbon dioxide insufflation increases tumor growth in the abdominal wall: an experimental study in rats
    O Lundberg
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Umea University Hospital, SE 901 85, Umea, Sweden
    Surg Endosc 19:720-3. 2005
    ..The present study was designed to examine whether a reduction of blood flow achieved by clamping or insufflation with carbon dioxide (CO(2)) would increase tumor growth in the abdominal wall.
  100. ncbi Local and systemic impact of pneumoperitoneum on prepuberal rats
    Alfonso Papparella
    Department of Pediatric, Pediatric Surgery Unit, Second University of Naples, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Pediatr Surg Int 23:453-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to verify the effects of intra-abdominal carbon dioxide (CO(2)) and air insufflation on the peritoneum, as well as the cortico-surrenal response in prepuberal rats...
  101. ncbi Cardiac and hemodynamic changes during carbon dioxide pneumoperitoneum for laparoscopic gynecologic surgery in Rajavithi Hospital
    Wiboon Kamolpornwijit
    Gynecologic Endoscopy Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rajavithi Hospital, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 91:603-7. 2008
    To study the effects of intraperitoneal CO2 insufflation on cardiopulmonary variables in gynecological laparoscopic patients.

Research Grants48

  1. TRACHEAL GAS INSUFFLATION - PATIENT INTERFACE SYSTEM
    ROBERT VIRAG; Fiscal Year: 2004
    The benefits of Tracheal Gas Insufflation (TGI) as an adjunct to mechanical ventilation are well known...
  2. Utilizing Ethyl Nitrate Gas in Laparoscopic Surgery
    James Reynolds; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In addition, due to its plasma solubility, insufflation with CO2 will increase pCOz and decrease blood pH, actions that can produce respiratory acidosis, tachycardia, ..
  3. Utilizing Ethyl Nitrate Gas in Laparoscopic Surgery
    James Reynolds; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In addition, due to its plasma solubility, insufflation with CO2 will increase pCOz and decrease blood pH, actions that can produce respiratory acidosis, tachycardia, ..
  4. Utilizing Ethyl Nitrate Gas in Laparoscopic Surgery
    James Reynolds; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In addition, due to its plasma solubility, insufflation with CO2 will increase pCOz and decrease blood pH, actions that can produce respiratory acidosis, tachycardia, ..
  5. Utilizing Ethyl Nitrate Gas in Laparoscopic Surgery
    James Reynolds; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In addition, due to its plasma solubility, insufflation with CO2 will increase pCOz and decrease blood pH, actions that can produce respiratory acidosis, tachycardia, ..
  6. Mechanisms and Consequences of Sleep Disordered Breathing in Chronic Obstructive
    Cynthia D Brown; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Individuals with COPD will undergo further evaluation with use of nocturnal nasal insufflation (NNI)...
  7. THE ESOPHAGOGASTRIC JUNCTION IN HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Peter Kahrilas; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..of gastric distension and to ascertain EGJ compliance during fluoroscopy of the EGJ, using intragastric air insufflation to study the physiology of transient LES relaxations and high resolution manometry to map the geometry and ..
  8. THE ESOPHAGOGASTRIC JUNCTION IN HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Peter Kahrilas; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..of gastric distension and to ascertain EGJ compliance during fluoroscopy of the EGJ, using intragastric air insufflation to study the physiology of transient LES relaxations and high resolution manometry to map the geometry and ..
  9. THE ESOPHAGOGASTRIC JUNCTION IN HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Peter Kahrilas; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..of gastric distension and to ascertain EGJ compliance during fluoroscopy of the EGJ, using intragastric air insufflation to study the physiology of transient LES relaxations and high resolution manometry to map the geometry and ..
  10. THE ESOPHAGOGASTRIC JUNCTION IN HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Peter Kahrilas; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..of gastric distension and to ascertain EGJ compliance during fluoroscopy of the EGJ, using intragastric air insufflation to study the physiology of transient LES relaxations and high resolution manometry to map the geometry and ..
  11. THE ESOPHAGOGASTRIC JUNCTION IN HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Peter Kahrilas; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..of gastric distension and to ascertain EGJ compliance during fluoroscopy of the EGJ, using intragastric air insufflation to study the physiology of transient LES relaxations and high resolution manometry to map the geometry and ..
  12. THE ROLE OF SELECTINS IN BURNS AND INHALATION INJURY
    Daniel Traber; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..antibodies to the selectins will effect the cardiopulmonary sequelae seen with burns in combination with smoke insufflation. 3...
  13. THE ROLE OF SELECTINS IN BURNS AND INHALATION INJURY
    Daniel Traber; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..antibodies to the selectins will effect the cardiopulmonary sequelae seen with burns in combination with smoke insufflation. 3...
  14. THE ROLE OF SELECTINS IN BURNS AND INHALATION INJURY
    Daniel Traber; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..antibodies to the selectins will effect the cardiopulmonary sequelae seen with burns in combination with smoke insufflation. 3...
  15. THE ROLE OF SELECTINS IN BURNS AND INHALATION INJURY
    Daniel Traber; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..antibodies to the selectins will effect the cardiopulmonary sequelae seen with burns in combination with smoke insufflation. 3...
  16. MBRS/SCORE Program at Fisk University
    WARREN COLLINS; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..with specific emphasis on serotonin receptors; (2) Efforts to develop a mathematical model for tracheal gas insufflation; (3) Evaluate the performance of a series of porous glass ceramics on enzyme carriers, and to study the ..
  17. MBRS/SCORE Program at Fisk University
    WARREN COLLINS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..with specific emphasis on serotonin receptors; (2) Efforts to develop a mathematical model for tracheal gas insufflation; (3) Evaluate the performance of a series of porous glass ceramics on enzyme carriers, and to study the ..
  18. MBRS/SCORE Program at Fisk University
    HENRY MOSES; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..with specific emphasis on serotonin receptors; (2) Efforts to develop a mathematical model for tracheal gas insufflation; (3) Evaluate the performance of a series of porous glass ceramics on enzyme carriers, and to study the ..
  19. MBRS/SCORE Program at Fisk University
    WARREN COLLINS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..with specific emphasis on serotonin receptors; (2) Efforts to develop a mathematical model for tracheal gas insufflation; (3) Evaluate the performance of a series of porous glass ceramics on enzyme carriers, and to study the ..
  20. UPPER AIRWAY CONTROL OF TRANSTRACHEAL INSUFFLATION
    Alan Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..proposal, we outline a potentially novel approach for treating apneic patients with high flow transtracheal insufflation (hf-TTI), a method for delivering airflow to the trachea through a thin cannula...
  21. UPPER AIRWAY CONTROL OF TRANSTRACHEAL INSUFFLATION
    Alan Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..proposal, we outline a potentially novel approach for treating apneic patients with high flow transtracheal insufflation (hf-TTI), a method for delivering airflow to the trachea through a thin cannula...
  22. UPPER AIRWAY CONTROL OF TRANSTRACHEAL INSUFFLATION
    Alan Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..proposal, we outline a potentially novel approach for treating apneic patients with high flow transtracheal insufflation (hf-TTI), a method for delivering airflow to the trachea through a thin cannula...
  23. UPPER AIRWAY CONTROL OF TRANSTRACHEAL INSUFFLATION
    Alan Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..proposal, we outline a potentially novel approach for treating apneic patients with high flow transtracheal insufflation (hf-TTI), a method for delivering airflow to the trachea through a thin cannula...
  24. UPPER AIRWAY CONTROL OF TRANSTRACHEAL INSUFFLATION
    Alan Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..proposal, we outline a potentially novel approach for treating apneic patients with high flow transtracheal insufflation (hf-TTI), a method for delivering airflow to the trachea through a thin cannula...
  25. PULMONARY ABSORPTION OF INHALED SOLUBLE ANTIGENS
    Christopher Dawson; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..barrier we will measure the immune complexes in the lavage fluid and bronchoalveolar cells following insufflation with antigen...
  26. PULMONARY MASS AND HEAT TRANSPORT
    James Grotberg; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..In the first project pulmonary gas transport during intra-tracheal insufflation (ITI), with or without external chest vibrations, will be studied to investigate ITI as a means of enhancing ..
  27. PULMONARY MASS AND HEAT TRANSPORT
    James Grotberg; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..In the first project pulmonary gas transport during intra-tracheal insufflation (ITI), with or without external chest vibrations, will be studied to investigate ITI as a means of enhancing ..
  28. PULMONARY MASS AND HEAT TRANSPORT
    James Grotberg; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In the first project pulmonary gas transport during intra-tracheal insufflation (ITI), with or without external chest vibrations, will be studied to investigate ITI as a means of enhancing ..
  29. PULMONARY MASS AND HEAT TRANSPORT
    James Grotberg; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..In the first project pulmonary gas transport during intra-tracheal insufflation (ITI), with or without external chest vibrations, will be studied to investigate ITI as a means of enhancing ..
  30. Does Anesthetic Solubility Determine Receptor Specificity?
    ROBERT JOSEPH BROSNAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The role of water solubility as a determinant of drug-receptor modulation would also add additional support to theories of anesthetic action at aqueous interfacial sites around cell receptor proteins. ..
  31. Quantifying Left Ventricular Ejection Effectiveness
    Michael Pinsky; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The ultimate goal of this proposal is to develop and validate an echocardiographic-based algorithm that quantifies LV ejection effectiveness by merging both power and synchrony of contraction into a common metric. ..
  32. Heart-Lung Interactions & Cardiovascular Insufficiency
    Michael Pinsky; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  33. EXPERIMENTAL THERAPEUTICS IN CRITICAL ILLNESS
    Michael Pinsky; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Furthermore, formal research presentations by the trainees will be given biannually to the local research community. ..
  34. TRPV4 Initiates Ventilator Induced Lung Injury
    James C Parker; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and that lung PAR1 and PAR2 activation peptidesincrease lung vascular permeability in TRPV4+/+ mice ventilated with high airway pressures but not in TRPV4-/- mice, or either genotype ventilated with low airway pressures ..
  35. TRPV4 Initiates Ventilator Induced Lung Injury
    James Parker; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..and that lung PAR1 and PAR2 activation peptidesincrease lung vascular permeability in TRPV4+/+ mice ventilated with high airway pressures but not in TRPV4-/- mice, or either genotype ventilated with low airway pressures ..
  36. Quantifying Left Ventricular Ejection Effectiveness
    Michael Pinsky; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The ultimate goal of this proposal is to develop and validate an echocardiographic-based algorithm that quantifies LV ejection effectiveness by merging both power and synchrony of contraction into a common metric. ..
  37. Multicenter Trial of Fetal Myelomeningocele Repair
    John Brock; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In summary, the proposed trial is expected to demonstrate whether fetal intervention offers improved outcome with a reasonable quality of life for spina bifida children. ..
  38. Role of Estrogen in Exercise-Induced VEGF Expression
    Pauline Entin; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The results of this study will contribute to the assessment of the risk/benefit ratio for hormone replacement therapy, particularly in the context of those at risk for cardiovascular disease. ..
  39. Peptides surface modification to prevent stent blockage
    Joseph Leung; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The results may shed new lights in the prevention of chronic implanted medical device related infections and specifically in prolonging plastic stent patency. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  40. Quantifying Left Ventricular Ejection Effectiveness
    Michael Pinsky; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The ultimate goal of this proposal is to develop and validate an echocardiographic-based algorithm that quantifies LV ejection effectiveness by merging both power and synchrony of contraction into a common metric. ..
  41. Mechanical Injury to Lung Endothelium
    James Parker; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  42. Non-Surgical Device for Treatment of Middle Ear Effusion
    Shlomo Silman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Although the custom-made device costs $325 including product liability, when commercially produced, it will cost about $5.00. ..
  43. AIRWAY PERFUSION ASSISTED LIQUID VENTILATOR
    James Parker; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Other applications include continuous intrapulmonary administration of drugs and anesthetics and clearance of material from the lungs...
  44. AIRWAY PROTECTION DURING VOMITING
    Ivan Lang; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Finally, the relative contribution of peripheral reflexes and direct central nervous system control over the motor events that comprise vomiting will be studied. ..
  45. Quantifying Left Ventricular Ejection Effectiveness
    Michael Pinsky; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The ultimate goal of this proposal is to develop and validate an echocardiographic-based algorithm that quantifies LV ejection effectiveness by merging both power and synchrony of contraction into a common metric. ..