Intervention Review

Prophylactic nasogastric decompression after abdominal surgery

  1. Rashmi Verma2,
  2. Richard L Nelson1,*

Editorial Group: Cochrane Colorectal Cancer Group

Published Online: 18 JUL 2007

Assessed as up-to-date: 7 FEB 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004929.pub3

How to Cite

Verma R, Nelson RL. Prophylactic nasogastric decompression after abdominal surgery. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2007, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD004929. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004929.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Northern General Hospital, Department of General Surgery, Sheffield, Yorkshire, UK

  2. 2

    Leeds General Infirmary, Vascular Surgery, Leeds, UK

*Richard L Nelson, Department of General Surgery, Northern General Hospital, Herries Road, Sheffield, Yorkshire, S5 7AU, UK. altohorn@btinternet.com. Rick.Nelson@sth.nhs.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 18 JUL 2007

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