Lucas Giovanni Cavallaro
University of Parma
Internal medicineOdds ratioRetrospective cohort studyCase fatality rateAcute pancreatitisIntensive careHospital unitIncidence (epidemiology)Confidence intervalMedicineGastroenterology
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OBJECTIVES: This study aimed to evaluate trends in hospitalizations and outcomes of acute pancreatitis (AP) according to first admitting hospital unit and hospital volumes. METHODS: Hospital discharge records of patients with AP admitted in the Veneto Region (Northeast Italy) during the period 2001-2015 were examined. RESULTS: A total of 23,389 patients (54% males; mean age, 62.2 years; standard deviation, 19.3 years) were admitted for AP. Both hospitalization (32.4 to 29.5/100,000 inhabitants p...