Weinberg, Joseph
April 1954
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr1954, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p296
Academic Journal
Highlights the experience of the Veterans Administration Hospital in Long Beach, California with the Dragstedt operation of vagotomy in combination with pyloroplasty in the treatment of duodenal ulcer. Basis of the chronicity of duodenal ulcer; Reasons of the hospital for shifting from thoracic approach to transabdominal approach in the operation of vagotomy; Technic of vagotomy used in the facility.


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