Anesthesia Management of Retroperitoneal Adrenalectomies
Adrenal Tumors
Conditions: official terms
Adrenal Gland Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy, intraoperative arterial-alveolar Carbon dioxide Difference
Study Type
Study Phase
Study Design
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective
Overall Status
This study is a prospective, perioperative evaluation of hemodynamic and respiratory parameters in patients undergoing retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomies.
Detailed Description
Due to their underlying disease, patients with adrenal tumors are prone to episodes of hyper- and hypotension. Furthermore, excessive hypercarbia and an increased arterial-alveolar CO2 difference can be seen during these operations.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: No
Maximum Age: 90 Years
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Both
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- Patients with an adrenal tumor

Exclusion Criteria:

- Age below 18 years
Clinics Essen-Mitte
Essen, Germany
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Harald Groeben, Prof, M.D. - ##49 201 174 -
Start Date
May 2008
Completion Date
July 2012
Kliniken Essen-Mitte
Kliniken Essen-Mitte
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