Chapter 6: Laparotomy and abdominal trauma

January 2002
Surgical Care at the District Hospital;1/1/2002, p6
Book Chapter
Chapter 6 of the book "Surgical Care at the District Hospital" is presented. It examines several techniques in performing laparotomy and management of abdominal trauma. Appendectomy, drainage of abnominal and pelvic abscesses and small bowel anastomosis were among the most important abdominal procedure that should be available in a district hospital.


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