[Multivariate analysis of risk factors associated with dehiscence of colorectal anastomosis after anterior or lower anterior resection for sigmoid or rectal cancer].

@article{LunaPrez2002MultivariateAO,
  title={[Multivariate analysis of risk factors associated with dehiscence of colorectal anastomosis after anterior or lower anterior resection for sigmoid or rectal cancer].},
  author={Pedro Luna-P{\'e}rez and Sa{\'u}l E Rodr{\'i}guez-Ram{\'i}rez and Marcos Guti{\'e}rrez de la Barrera and Sonia Labastida},
  journal={Revista de investigacion clinica; organo del Hospital de Enfermedades de la Nutricion},
  year={2002},
  volume={54 6},
  pages={501-8}
}
INTRODUCTION Clinical anastomotic leakage remains a major problem after anterior or low anterior resection for rectal or sigmoid cancer. OBJECTIVE To analyze risk factors associated with this complication. MATERIAL AND METHODS From January 1992 to December 2000, 232 anterior or low anterior resections were performed. An univariate and multivariate… CONTINUE READING