[Austrian tonsil study part 3: surgical technique and postoperative haemorrhage after tonsillectomy].


BACKGROUND Risk factors for postoperative haemorrhage after tonsillectomy are discussed controversy. In the past years surgical techniques were considered a determining factor for post-tonsillectomy bleedings in several studies. MATERIAL AND METHODS In a prospective, multicentre study 9,405 patients--of whom 4,437 underwent tonsillectomy and were focused… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-0032-1330031