Subscribe

Prognostic Factors of Horiuchi et al for an Older Adult Undergoing Emergency Surgery for a Perforation in the Colon

Specialty:

Gastroenterology
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
General Surgery & Anesthesiology

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Horiuchi et al evaluated prognostic factors for patients undergoing emergency surgery to correct a perforation of the colon. These can help to identify a patient who may require more aggressive management. The authors are from Ehime University in Japan.

To read more or access our algorithms and calculators, please log in or register.

RECENT TWEETS

medal descover
medal iphone