Factors associated with failure in managing pelvic sepsis after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA)--a multivariate analysis.

@article{Sagap2006FactorsAW,
  title={Factors associated with failure in managing pelvic sepsis after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA)--a multivariate analysis.},
  author={Ismail Sagap and Feza H. Remzi and Jeffrey P. Hammel and Victor Warren Fazio},
  journal={Surgery},
  year={2006},
  volume={140 4},
  pages={691-703; discussion 703-4}
}
BACKGROUND Pelvic sepsis is known to cause a detrimental outcome after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA). The aim of this study was to examine potential factors associated with failure in managing pelvic sepsis after IPAA. METHODS We performed univariate and multivariate logistic regression analysis on 2518 IPAA patients between 1983 and 2005. Failure… CONTINUE READING