Original paper

Clinical Relevance of a Grading System for Anastomotic Leakage After Low Anterior Resection: Analysis From a National Cohort Database

Volume: 60, Issue: 7, Pages: 706 - 713
Published: Jul 1, 2017
Abstract
BACKGROUND: Anastomotic leakage is a severe complication after low anterior resection for rectal cancer. With a global increase in registration initiatives, adapting uniform definitions and grading systems is highly relevant. OBJECTIVE: This study aimed to provide clinical parameters to categorize anastomotic leakage into subcategories according to the International Study Group of Rectal Cancer. DESIGN: All of the patients who underwent a low...
Paper Details
Title
Clinical Relevance of a Grading System for Anastomotic Leakage After Low Anterior Resection: Analysis From a National Cohort Database
Published Date
Jul 1, 2017
Volume
60
Issue
7
Pages
706 - 713
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