Prevalence and risk factors of mortality and morbidity after operation for adhesive postoperative small bowel obstruction.

@article{Duron2008PrevalenceAR,
  title={Prevalence and risk factors of mortality and morbidity after operation for adhesive postoperative small bowel obstruction.},
  author={J J Duron and Sophie T{\'e}z{\'e}nas du Montcel and Anne Dunn Berger and Fabrice Muscari and Henri Hennet and Michel Veyrieres and Jean Marie Hay},
  journal={American journal of surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={195 6},
  pages={726-34}
}
BACKGROUND Many factors are believed to influence the mortality and morbidity after operations for adhesive small bowel obstruction (SBO). METHODS In a multicenter prospective cohort of 286 patients operated on for adhesive postoperative SBO, we studied the in-hospital and 30-day postdischarge mortality (early mortality) and morbidity as well as long-term… CONTINUE READING