Prognostic Factors for Traumatic Bowel Injuries: Killing Time
作者: Gil R. FariaAna Beatriz AlmeidaHerculano MoreiraElisabete BarbosaPedro Correia-da-SilvaJosé Costa-Maia
作者单位: 1Department of Surgery, Centro Hospitalar S. João
2Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto
刊名: World Journal of Surgery, 2012, Vol.36 (4), pp.807-812
来源数据库: Springer Nature Journal
DOI: 10.1007/s00268-012-1458-7
英文摘要: Abstract(#br) Background(#br)Intestinal rupture/perforation after abdominal trauma is a rare complication, but it is related to significant morbidity and mortality. Our objective is to identify determinants of prognosis in patients surgically treated for a bowel injury (small bowel and colon) after abdominal trauma.(#br) Methods(#br)The present study is a retrospective analysis of 102 patients seen at our hospital during a 10-year period in whom laparotomy for traumatic bowel injury was performed. Predictors for morbidity and mortality were assessed in univariate and multivariate analysis models.(#br) Results(#br)Mean age at diagnosis was 40 years, and most patients were male. There was a slight preponderance of blunt abdominal trauma, and the most frequent mechanism of injury was motor...
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影响因子:2.228 (2012)