The surgical concepts of planned and on-demand reoperation in the treatment of diffuse intra-abdominal infection

@article{Goetzinger2008TheSC,
  title={The surgical concepts of planned and on-demand reoperation in the treatment of diffuse intra-abdominal infection},
  author={Peter Goetzinger and Peter Wamser and M Metin Barlan and Th. Sautner and Raimund Jakesz and Reinhold Fuegger},
  journal={Acta Chirurgica Austriaca},
  year={2008},
  volume={32},
  pages={167-170}
}
Background: Planned and “on-demand” reoperations are well established concepts in the management of severe diffuse peritonitis. Both concepts being applied at our surgical department, were reviewed regarding specific complications and lethality. Methods: During a five year study period 62 patients with the diagnosis of diffuse peritonitis underwent… CONTINUE READING