Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy in Octogenarians

Maxwell, John Gary; Tyler, Brad A.; Maxwell, Bryan G.; Brinker, Carla C.; Covington, Deborah L.
September 1998
American Surgeon;Sep1998, Vol. 64 Issue 9, p826
Academic Journal
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.


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