The Success of Surgery in the First 24 Hours in Patients with Esophageal Perforation


BAYRAM A. S. , Erol M. M. , MELEK H. , Colak M. A. , Kermenli T., GEBİTEKİN C.

EURASIAN JOURNAL OF MEDICINE, vol.47, no.1, pp.41-47, 2015 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/eajm.2014.55
  • Title of Journal : EURASIAN JOURNAL OF MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.41-47

Abstract

Objective: Esophageal perforation (EP) is a critical and potentially life-threatening condition with considerable rates of morbidity and mortality. Despite many advances in thoracic surgery, the management of patients with EP is still controversial.