Is stoma care effective in terms of morbidity in complicated ileostomies?


Sarkut P., DÜNDAR H. Z., Tirnova I., Ozturk E., Yilmazlar T.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GENERAL MEDICINE, vol.8, pp.243-246, 2015 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Background: Performing transient or permanent ileostomy is one of the common procedures involved in colorectal surgery. Complication rates up to 40% have been reported in ileostomies. In this report, the effect of specific stoma care unit on ileostomy and its complications were investigated.