Does the length of the history influence the outcome of pneumatic reduction of intussusception in children?

@article{Tareen2010DoesTL,
  title={Does the length of the history influence the outcome of pneumatic reduction of intussusception in children?},
  author={Farhan Tareen and Stephanie Ryan and Stefano Avanzini and V{\'i}ctor Pe{\~n}a and Danielle Mc Laughlin and Prem Puri},
  journal={Pediatric Surgery International},
  year={2010},
  volume={27},
  pages={587-589}
}
Intussusception is the most common cause of acute abdomen in infants and preschool children. Nonoperative reduction using air enema is an established treatment in children with intussusception. The aim of this study was to determine whether length of the history influences the outcome of pneumatic reduction of intussusception in children? The medical records of 256 consecutive children with intussusception between July 1998 and June 2010, who underwent air enema reduction regardless of the… CONTINUE READING