Psychological factors influencing results of cholecystectomy.

@article{Stefaniak2004PsychologicalFI,
  title={Psychological factors influencing results of cholecystectomy.},
  author={Tomasz Jerzy Stefaniak and Ad J. J. M. Vingerhoets and Dominika Babińska and Magdalena Trus and Jan Glowacki and Dariusz Dymecki and Wojciech Makarewicz and Lukasz Kaska and Jarosław Kobiela and Andrzej Jacek Lachiński and Aleksander Stanek and Zbigniew Gruca and Zbigniew Śledziński and M. Markuszewska-Proczko},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2004},
  volume={39 2},
  pages={127-32}
}
BACKGROUND Cholecystectomy is a surgical gold-standard procedure for gallbladder diseases, among which gallstones are the most frequent. Despite the introduction of minimally invasive surgery and broad access to ultrasound examination there is a group of patients in whom the surgery ailments persist. Those vague ailments can be perceived from a psychological point of view as somatization or even somatoform disorders. METHODS The aim of the study, designed as a case-control study, was to… CONTINUE READING
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