Spectrum of oesophageal perforations and their influence on management.

TitleSpectrum of oesophageal perforations and their influence on management.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2014
AuthorsWahed S, Dent B, Jones R, Griffin SM
JournalThe British journal of surgery
Volume101
Issue1
Paginatione156-62
Date Published2014 Jan
Abstract

Oesophageal perforations are associated with high mortality and morbidity rates. A spectrum of aetiologies and clinical presentations has resulted in a variety of operative and non-operative management strategies. This analysis focused on the impact of these strategies in a single specialist centre.

DOI10.5681/apb.2013.077
Alternate JournalBr J Surg