Vascular complications: what to do and what to know in case of arterial or venous injuries?
Epublication WebSurg.com, Feb 2013;13(02). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03enthaveau001
Major Vascular Injuries (MVI) are among the most life-threatening complications in laparoscopy. As almost 75% of them occur during the set-up phase, it is key to follow strict safety rules during entry. A rapid recognition for immediate damage repair is mandatory. In this lecture, Dr. Thaveau points out the most important point in the algorithm of MVI management.