FRUHE POSTOPERATIVE RONTGENDIAGNOSTIK NACH GASTROINTESTINALEN EINGRIFFEN

Translated title of the contribution: Early post-operative x-rays following gastrointestinal surgery

Friedrich D Knollmann, T. J. Vogl, J. Maurer, H. Keck, H. Schedel, R. Felix

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Abstract

The increasing application of quality control in medicine sets the stage for a review of postoperative radiologic findings following gastrointestinal surgery. Typical findings are presented and their implications for the postoperative course and the patient's survival investigated. Data from literature underscore the preeminent role of anastomotic leakage for both postoperative morbidity and mortality of most gastrointestinal procedures. Imaging studies are a potent method of postsurgical quality assurance.

Translated title of the contributionEarly post-operative x-rays following gastrointestinal surgery
Original languageGerman
Pages (from-to)368-374
Number of pages7
JournalRadiologia Diagnostica
Volume35
Issue number6
StatePublished - 1994
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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    Knollmann, F. D., Vogl, T. J., Maurer, J., Keck, H., Schedel, H., & Felix, R. (1994). FRUHE POSTOPERATIVE RONTGENDIAGNOSTIK NACH GASTROINTESTINALEN EINGRIFFEN. Radiologia Diagnostica, 35(6), 368-374.