Temporal changes in the management of diverticulitis.

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PURPOSE This study was designed to evaluate temporal trends in the use and type of operative and non-operative interventions in the management of diverticulitis. METHODS A retrospective cohort using a statewide administrative database was used to identify all patients hospitalized for diverticulitis in the state of Washington (1987-2001). Poisson and… (More)

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@article{Salem2005TemporalCI, title={Temporal changes in the management of diverticulitis.}, author={Leon Salem and Daniel A. Anaya and David R. Flum}, journal={The Journal of surgical research}, year={2005}, volume={124 2}, pages={318-23} }