TITLE

Should a laparoscopic appendectomy be done?

AUTHOR(S)
Fallahzadeh, Hossein
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Mar1998, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p231
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reviews cases of laparoscopical and open appendectomy technique performed during the period of 1993-1996 in Columbia Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset, Kentucky. Characteristics of patients considered in the study; Hospital cost of items for laparoscopic appendectomy in comparison with open appendectomy; Difference in the rate of wound infection.
ACCESSION #
390346

 

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