This book is the first available practical manual on the open abdomen. Practicing physicians, surgeons, anesthesiologists,
nurses, and physiotherapists will find in it a ready source of information on all aspects of open abdomen management in a
wide variety of settings. The coverage includes, for example, the open abdomen in trauma, intra-abdominal sepsis, and acute
pancreatitis, step-by-step descriptions of different techniques with the aid of high-quality color figures, guidance on potential
complications and their management, and features of management in different age groups. The book contents illustrate the most
recent innovations and drawing upon a thorough and up-to-date literature review. Useful tips and tricks are highlighted, and
the book is designed to support in daily decision making. The authors include worldwide opinion leaders in the field, guaranteeing
the high scientific value of the content.