Richard Scanlon

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BACKGROUND Selective inhibitors of inducible cyclo-oxygenase (COX-2) are of potential benefit in the perioperative period for both their analgesic and, perhaps, antineoplastic actions. However, their effects on laparotomy and intestinal wound healing are unknown. METHODS Forty adult Sprague-Dawley rats underwent laparotomy, descending colonic transection(More)
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