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Abdominal Trauma - New Solutions to Old Problems

Dmitry Garbuzenko

South Ural State Medical University

Dr. Garbuzenko has served as an assistant professor (1996), an associate professor (2003), and a full professor (2006) in the Department of Faculty Surgery, South Ural State Medical University. He is a member of the Russian Society of Surgeons, the Russian Gastroenterological Association, the International Association of Surgeons-Hepatologists, and the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences. His practical activities are associated with emergency abdominal surgery. He is the author of nearly 200 publications.

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Blunt Trauma Penetrating Trauma Diagnosis Non-operative Management Operative Management Complications Liver Trauma Splenic Trauma Bowel Trauma Pancreatic Trauma Urological Trauma Abdominal Aorta Trauma

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Abdominal trauma is a complex surgical problem. The presence of many vital splanchnic organs, the specificities of their anatomical structure, vascular architectonics and innervation, the existence of pathogenic microflora in the intestine - all this leads to significant intra-peritoneal bleeding, the rapid development of peritonitis, and the occurrence of irreversible changes in organs and tissues. Early diagnosis of these complications makes it possible to determine the optimal treatment tactics. Continued intra-peritoneal bleeding and peritonitis are absolute indications for laparotomy. The success of the operation depends on the knowledge of the surgeon, the correctness and speed of decision-making, and the clarity of the operation. While surgical management remains the cornerstone, endoscopic techniques and tools are increasingly being applied adjunctively to surgical approaches or, in some cases, in lieu of them. Effective intra- and postoperative management of patients is also important, in particular, prevention and correction of the fatal triad: hypothermia, acidosis, and coagulopathy.

The aim of this book is to describe modern advances in the diagnosis and treatment of abdominal trauma patients and the problems that may arise.

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Dmitry Garbuzenko

South Ural State Medical University

Dmitry Victorovich Garbuzenko graduated from Chelyabinsk State Medical Institute in 1985. From 1985 to 1987, he was a clinical intern. From 1987 to 1990, he was a post-graduate student of the Hospital Surgery Department in Chelyabinsk State Medical Academy. He obtained his Ph.D. in 1991. He was an assistant professor of the Department of Hospital Surgery from 1991 to 1996. Since 1996, he has served as an assistant professor, an associate professor (2003), and a full professor (2006) in the Department of Faculty Surgery, South Ural State Medical University. He obtained his DMedSc in 2008. Dr. Garbuzenko is a member of the Russian Society of Surgeons. His practical activities are associated with emergency abdominal surgery. He is the author of nearly 200 publications.

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