[Mechanical and antibiotic preparation and infections in colorectal surgery. Comparison of 2 methods of orthograde lavage].

The efficacy of two methods of orthograde lavage preparation in elective colorectal surgery was tested in 133 consecutive patients: the results obtained with whole gut irrigation (50 patients, group A) were compared with the results of oral lavage solution (83 patients, group B). All patients received a parenteral association of antibodies (clindamycin in… CONTINUE READING