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Emergency surgery 

Emergency surgery
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Emergency surgery
Author(s):

Graham J. MacKay

, Richard G. Molloy

, and Patrick J. O’Dwyer

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199644254.003.0003
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date: 04 December 2020

3.1 Active observation 56

3.2 Opioid analgesia prior to assessment of the acute abdomen 59

3.3 CT assessment of the acute abdomen 62

3.4 Early laparoscopy in the assessment of acute abdominal pain 65

3.5 Laparoscopic versus open appendicectomy 68

3.6 Non-operative management of acute complicated appendicitis ...

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