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Jejunal feeding, even when instituted late, improves outcomes in patients with severe pancreatitis and peritonitis.
This study assessed the feasibility and effectiveness of jejunal feeding (JF) after surgery due to secondary peritonitis or failed conservative therapy of severe pancreatitis. Of 60 patients, 30 wereExpand
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Clinical Significance of Increased Intraabdominal Pressure in Severe Acute Pancreatitis
Abstract The aim of the study was to assess whether increased intra-abdominal pressure affects the clinical course and reflects on the effectiveness of the conservative treatment in patients withExpand
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Randomised trial of safety and efficacy of postoperative enteral feeding in patients with severe pancreatitis: preliminary report.
OBJECTIVE To find out whether postoperative enteral feeding is safe and effective in patients with severe pancreatitis. DESIGN Prospective randomised trial. SETTING Teaching hospital, Latvia. Expand
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Postoperative enteral stimulation by gut feeding improves outcomes in severe acute pancreatitis.
OBJECTIVE We assessed the clinical effectiveness of postoperative enteral stimulation by gut feeding in patients with severe acute pancreatitis (SAP). METHODS Medical records of 63 patients whoExpand
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The arcuate line hernia: operative treatment and a review of the literature
PurposeAn arcuate line hernia (ALH) is a rare diagnosis with no consensus on how to deal with this condition either when symptomatic or when found accidentally. Suggestions for laparoscopic and openExpand
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[Blood purification methods for treatment of organ failure in patients with severe pancreatitis].
BACKGROUND Recent years have shown a considerable progress in the management of severe pancreatitis (SP); however, the role of extracorporeal blood purification in the treatment of progressiveExpand
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Die Bedeutung eines klinischen Protokolls bei der Behandlung der schweren akuten Pankreatitis
BACKGROUND: Selection of the optimal treatment strategy in severe acute pancreatitis (SAP) is a serious clinical challenge largely due to difficult differential diagnosis of patients with early SAP.Expand
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[Importance of a clinical protocol in the treatment of severe acute pancreatitis].
BACKGROUND Selection of the optimal treatment strategy in severe acute pancreatitis (SAP) is a serious clinical challenge largely due to difficult differential diagnosis of patients with early SAP.Expand
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