Electrophysiological alterations in diaphragm muscle caused by abdominal ischemia-reperfusion

TUNCER S., Dalkilic N., Burat I.

RESPIRATORY PHYSIOLOGY & NEUROBIOLOGY, vol.238, pp.7-13, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Ischemia-reperfusion injury is the major complication of abdominal aortic surgery, and it mainly affects the lower extremities and remote organs. In the present study, the electrophysiological alterations in diaphragm that underlie the post-operative respiratory dysfunction were investigated.