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Intention to control low central venous pressure reduced blood loss during laparoscopic hepatectomy: A double-blind randomized clinical trial. Surgery 2020; 167: 933-941.

Published: 15th October 2020

Authors: Pan Y-X, Wang J-C, Lu X-Y , Chen J-B, He W, Chen J-C et al.


This study included 146 patients. Those randomized to CVP below 5mmHg had a lower total intra-operative blood loss: 188 vs 346ml, P<0.001. Clinical outcomes were comparable.

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