Predicting Risk of Complications With Gynecologic Laparoscopic Surgery

@article{Mirhashemi1998PredictingRO,
  title={Predicting Risk of Complications With Gynecologic Laparoscopic Surgery},
  author={R. Mirhashemi and B. Harlow and E. Ginsburg and L. Signorello and R. Berkowitz and S. Feldman},
  journal={Obstetrics & Gynecology},
  year={1998},
  volume={92},
  pages={327–331}
}
  • R. Mirhashemi, B. Harlow, +3 authors S. Feldman
  • Published 1998
  • Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Objective To determine the incidence and predictors of risk for operative complications, conversions to laparotomy, and postoperative admissions after laparoscopic procedures. Methods We obtained demographic information on and medical histories of a consecutive series of 843 women who underwent laparoscopic surgery for all procedures other than tubal ligation at Brigham and Women's Hospital during 1994. All major complications after surgery were recorded. Major operative complications were… CONTINUE READING
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