TITLE

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in Octogenarians

AUTHOR(S)
Maxwell, John Gary; Tyler, Brad A.; Maxwell, Bryan G.; Brinker, Carla C.; Covington, Deborah L.
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Sep1998, Vol. 64 Issue 9, p826
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Determines whether the performance of laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) is increasing in patients age 80 and over relative to the under-80 age group. Complications in the performance of LC; Evidence of neglect of cholelithiasis as a complication of the procedure.
ACCESSION #
1052791

 

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