After-hours colorectal surgery: a risk factor for anastomotic leakage

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This study aims to increase knowledge of colorectal anastomotic leakage by performing an incidence study and risk factor analysis with new potential risk factors in a Dutch tertiary referral center. All patients whom received a primary colorectal anastomosis between 1997 and 2007 were selected by means of operation codes. Patient records were studied for… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00384-009-0692-4

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