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Saxon Connor, James Garden
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June 2016: World Journal of Surgery
Maxime Polo, Antoine Duclos, Stéphanie Polazzi, Cécile Payet, Jean Christophe Lifante, Eddy Cotte, Xavier Barth, Olivier Glehen, Guillaume Passot
BACKGROUND: The recommended treatment for acute calculous cholecystitis combines antibiotics and cholecystectomy. To reduce morbidity and mortality, guidelines recommend early cholecystectomy. However, the optimal timing for surgery on first admission remains controversial. This study aims to determine the best timing for cholecystectomy in patients presenting with acute calculous cholecystitis. STUDY DESIGN: The French national health-care database was analyzed to identify all patients undergoing cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis during the same hospital stay between January 2010 and December 2013...
November 2015: Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery: Official Journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
Neda Amini, Gaya Spolverato, Yuhree Kim, Rohan Gupta, Georgios Antonios Margonis, Aslam Ejaz, Timothy M Pawlik
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Several lymph node (LN) staging/scoring systems have been proposed to stratify the prognosis of patients with gallbladder adenocarcinoma (GBA). We sought to define the prognostic performance of the most commonly utilized LN staging/scoring systems including AJCC/UICC N stage, lymph node ratio (LNR), log odds (LODDS), and N score, among patients with GBA. METHOD: Between 2004 and 2010, 1,124 patients with GBA were identified from the Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) database...
March 2015: Journal of Surgical Oncology
K S Gurusamy, K Samraj
BACKGROUND: Cholecystectomy is the removal of gallbladder and is performed mainly for symptomatic gallstones. Although laparoscopic cholecystectomy is currently preferred over open cholecystectomy for elective cholecystectomy, reports of randomised clinical trials comparing the choice of cholecystectomy (open or laparoscopic) in acute cholecystitis are still being conducted. Drainage in open cholecystectomy is a matter of considerable debate. Surgeons use drains primarily to prevent subhepatic abscess or bile peritonitis from an undrained bile leak...
April 18, 2007: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
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