Pain, Postoperative / Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting
The purpose of this prospective, blinded, randomized clinical trial is to investigate whether a ventilator-piloted PRM at the end of laparoscopic bariatric surgery could reduce overall postoperative pain and nausea.
- Procedure: Pulmonary recruitment maneuverThe participants in the experimental arm receives 1 minute of ventilator-piloted pulmonary recruitment with positive inspiratory pressure set to 40 cm H2O, at the end of laparoscopic bariatric surgery.
- Procedure: Laparoscopic bariatric surgery
- Device: Ventilator
|Ages eligible for Study||18 Years and older|
|Genders eligible for Study||All|
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers||No|
- elective laparoscopic bariatric surgery (LBS)
- American Society of Anaesthesiologists (ASA) physical status classification I-II (with the exception of body mass index over 35 kg/m2)
- written consent
- conversion to open surgery
- complication, Clavien-Dindo grade ≥ II
31 October, 2014
17 January, 2017