Research Studies

Fluid Optimization in Emergency Laparotomy: FLO-ELA

Start Date
Dec 2018
End Date
Jan 2022
Co-ordinated by
University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation trust
Local PI
Dr Iain Moppett
Lead Research Practitioner
Cecilia Peters

FLO-ELA is a large clinical trial which aims to find out whether cardiac-output guided fluid therapy given to patients during and shortly after emergency bowel surgery could save lives compared with usual care.