TITLE

Acute Pancreatitis: Medical and Surgical Management

AUTHOR(S)
Banks, Peter A.
PUB. DATE
August 1994
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Aug1994 Supplement, Vol. 89 Issue 8, pS78
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the medical and surgical management of acute pancreatitis. Classification of acute pancreatitis; Situations in which pigtail catheter drainage had been attempted rather than surgical debridement; Reason the use of Imipenem among patients with necrotizing pancreatitis did significantly reduce the incidence of infection but did not improve survival.
ACCESSION #
16092812

 

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