ACS

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ACS

(Asynchronous Communications Server) See network access server.

ACS

Abbr. for “American Ceramic Society.”
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Whatever the cause, surgeons must be aware of CMT associated with omphalocele as surgical treatment of omphalocele will increase the risk of gastrointestinal tract ischemia, even in the absence of abdominal compartment syndrome.
In all the cases, exploratory laparotomy was done and the primary problem was dealt with and the abdomen was left open either to prevent abdominal compartment syndrome or due to inadequate tissue to approximate the defect.
Results from the international conferenc of experts on intra-abdominal hypertension and abdominal compartment syndrome.
Abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) in severe acute pancreatitis (SAP) has been recognized closely related to considerable mortality rate.
Supranormal trauma resuscitation causes more cases of abdominal compartment syndrome.
Sudden release of the abdominal compartment syndrome may lead to an ischaemic reperfusion injury causing acidosis, cardiac dysfunction and cardiac arrest.
The abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) is the result of various physiological alterations produced by an abnormal increase of the intra-abdominal pressure.
Asses if Abdominal Compartment Syndrome (ACS) increases the morbidity and mortality of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit patients and if early recognition and intervention with decompressive therapy will alter outcome and decrease mortality.
The benefits include preventing and treating intra-abdominal hypertension (IAH), intra-abdominal infection and abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) accompanying a frequent and catastrophic illness such as severe preeclampsia and HELLP syndrome.
Abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) occurs when a physiological event creates intra-abdominal hypertension.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Chronic abdominal compartment syndrome may account for many of the comorbidities that resolve after weight loss in the extremely obese, according to the results of a small study.