2013 WSES guidelines for management of intra-abdominal infections

  title={2013 WSES guidelines for management of intra-abdominal infections},
  author={Massimo Sartelli and Pierluigi Viale and Fausto Catena and Luca Ansaloni and Ernest Eugene Moore and Mark A. Malangoni and Fredrick Moore and George C. Velmahos and Raul Coimbra and Rao R. Ivatury and Andrew B. Peitzman and Kaoru Koike and Ari Leppaniemi and Walter L. Biffl and C Clay Cothren Burlew and Zsolt Janos Balogh and Ken Boffard and Cino Bendinelli and Sanjay Gupta and Yoram Shimon Kluger and Ferdinando Agresta and Salomone Di Saverio and Imtiaz Wani and Alex Escalona and Carlos Ordonez and Gustavo Pereira Fraga and Gerson Alves Pereira Junior and Miklosh Bala and Yunfeng Cui and Sanjay Marwah and Boris E. Sakakushev and Victor Y. Kong and Noel Naidoo and Adamu Ahmed and Ashraf El-Sayed Abbas and Gianluca Guercioni and Nereo Vettoretto and Rafael D{\'i}az-Nieto and Ihor Gerych and Cristian Tran{\`a} and Mario Paulo Faro and Kuo-Ching Yuan and Kenneth Yuh Yen Kok and Alain Chichom Mefire and Jae Gil Lee and Suk-Kyung Hong and Wagih Mommataz Ghnnam and Boonying Siribumrungwong and Norio Sato and Kiyoshi Murata and Takayuki Irahara and Federico Coccolini and Helmut Alfredo Segovia Lohse and Alfredo Verni and Tomohisa Shoko},
  booktitle={World journal of emergency surgery : WJES},
Despite advances in diagnosis, surgery, and antimicrobial therapy, mortality rates associated with complicated intra-abdominal infections remain exceedingly high.The 2013 update of the World Society of Emergency Surgery (WSES) guidelines for the management of intra-abdominal infections contains evidence-based recommendations for management of patients with intra-abdominal infections. 
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