Acute small bowel obstruction due to bands or adhesions
The description of acute small bowel obstruction due to bands or adhesions covers all aspects of the surgical procedure used for the management of acute small bowel obstruction. Operating room set up, position of patient and equipment, instruments used are thoroughly described. The technical key steps of the surgical procedure are presented in a step by step way: abdominal exploration, exposure, dissection, lavage/drainage, closure. Consequently, this operating technique is well standardized for the management of this condition.