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Many patients presenting with an acute severe ulcerative colitis (ASUC) to a regional hospital are transferred to a metropolitan hospital for specialized care. This study aimed to evaluate the outcomes and characteristics of these patients.
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Single-incision laparoscopic colectomy (SILC), although it achieves better cosmetic outcomes, less pain, and faster recovery compared with multiport laparoscopic colectomy, has several limitations and...
Evidence about the immediate survival from in-hospital cardiac arrest (IHCA) is well established, however, beyond discharge there is very little describing the long-term outcomes of these patients. Of...
Several non-randomized and retrospective studies have suggested that intracorporeal anastomosis (IA) has advantages over extracorporeal anastomosis (EA) in laparoscopic right colectomy, but scientific...
Because of increased risk of metachronous colorectal cancer (CRC), all Lynch Syndrome (LS) patients are offered a total colectomy. However, since metachronous CRC rate by MMR gene is uncertain, and to...
Minimally invasive approaches to total abdominal colectomy (TAC) in ulcerative colitis (UC) patients include straight laparoscopy (SL), hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery (HALS), and robotics. In this...
The short-term advantages of minimally invasive colon resection have been well established in several randomized trials. A major factor in the development of morbidity is the surgical stre...
There are limited data from retrospective studies regarding whether short-term and long-term outcomes after laparoscopic or robot-assisted radical colectomy (minimally invasive surgery) ar...
Right colectomy (hemicolectomy) involves the removal of the cecum, the ascending colon, the hepatic flexure, the first one-third of the transverse colon, part of the terminal ileum, and th...
The purpose of this study is to compare the short and long term outcomes of people who have colon cancers removed either by laparotomy (a large cut in the abdominal wall) or by a laparosco...
The primary objective of this study is to retrospectively compare the perioperative and short-term (discharge through 30 days) outcomes of intracorporeal and extracorporeal anastomosis in ...
The detection of long and short term side effects of conventional and traditional medicines through research, data mining, monitoring, and evaluation of healthcare information obtained from healthcare providers and patients.
Temporary storage of information for a few seconds to hours, as opposed to long-term memory which refers to material stored for days, years, or a lifetime.
A physiochemical process which occurs in a wide range of organisms which unlike BASAL METABOLISM is not required for or essential to short-term survivability but to long-term general well-being of the organism.
Studies comparing two or more treatments or interventions in which the subjects or patients, upon completion of the course of one treatment, are switched to another. In the case of two treatments, A and B, half the subjects are randomly allocated to receive these in the order A, B and half to receive them in the order B, A. A criticism of this design is that effects of the first treatment may carry over into the period when the second is given. (Last, A Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
Planning for health resources at a regional or multi-state level.