The role of diagnostic laparoscopy for acute abdominal conditions: an evidence-based review


Diagnostic laparoscopy is minimally invasive surgery for the diagnosis of intraabdominal diseases. This study aim was a critical examination of the available literature on the role of laparoscopy for the diagnosis and treatment of acute intraabdominal conditions. A systematic literature search of English-language articles on MEDLINE, the Cochrane database… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00464-008-0103-x


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