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This study evaluates antral ultrasonography for the diagnosis of full stomach before surgical emergencies in pediatric population. Preoperative ultrasonographic antral evaluation is compared to peroperative gastric aspirate with nasogastric tube.
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Preoperative gastric ultrasonography
Necker Enfants-Malades University Hospital - APHP
Hôpital Necker-Enfants Malades
Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-10-19T02:38:21-0400
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