[Use of drainage in surgery for perforated appendicitis: the effect on complications].

@article{Ezer2010UseOD,
  title={[Use of drainage in surgery for perforated appendicitis: the effect on complications].},
  author={Ali Ezer and Nurkan T{\"o}rer and Kenan Çalışkan and Tamer Çolakoğlu and Alper Parlakg{\"u}m{\"u}ş and Sedat Belli and S Ozt{\"u}rk Yıldırım},
  journal={Ulusal travma ve acil cerrahi dergisi = Turkish journal of trauma & emergency surgery : TJTES},
  year={2010},
  volume={16 5},
  pages={427-32}
}
BACKGROUND We aimed to investigate the use of drainage in surgery for perforated appendicitis and to determine its effect(s) on complications. METHODS Two-hundred and eight patients diagnosed with perforated appendicitis between May 1999 and January 2009 were retrospectively evaluated in terms of using drainage with respect to surgical infections and… CONTINUE READING