The outcomes of pancreaticoduodenectomy in patients aged 80 or older: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Abstract

BACKGROUND There is an increasing needed to consider pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) for the treatment of pancreatic and periampullary malignancy in patients aged 80 and over, given the increasing aging population. METHODS A systematic literature search was undertaken to identify selected studies that compared the outcomes of patients aged 80 years or over… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.hpb.2017.01.018

Topics

Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.

Slides referencing similar topics