The effects of the Trendelenburg position and the Valsalva manoeuvre on internal jugular vein diameter and placement in children


Dincyurek G. N. , MOĞOL E. , TÜRKER Y. G. , YAVAŞCAOĞLU B. , GURBET A. , KAYA F. N. , ...More

SINGAPORE MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.56, no.8, pp.468-471, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 56 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.11622/smedj.2015020
  • Title of Journal : SINGAPORE MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.468-471

Abstract

INTRODUCTION We compared the effects of various surgical positions, with and without the Valsalva manoeuvre, on the diameter of the right internal jugular vein (RIJV).