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Percutaneous cholecystostomy for high-risk surgical patients with acute calculous cholecystitis

  1. Kurinchi Selvan Gurusamy1,*,
  2. Michele Rossi2,
  3. Brian R Davidson1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Hepato-Biliary Group

Published Online: 12 AUG 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 23 DEC 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007088.pub2


How to Cite

Gurusamy KS, Rossi M, Davidson BR. Percutaneous cholecystostomy for high-risk surgical patients with acute calculous cholecystitis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 8. Art. No.: CD007088. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007088.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Royal Free Campus, UCL Medical School, Department of Surgery, London, UK

  2. 2

    Careggi Academic and Regional Hospital of Florence, Surgical Endoscopy Unit, Firenze, Firenze, Italy

*Kurinchi Selvan Gurusamy, Department of Surgery, Royal Free Campus, UCL Medical School, Royal Free Hospital,, Rowland Hill Street, London, NW3 2PF, UK. kurinchi2k@hotmail.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 12 AUG 2013

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References

References to studies included in this review

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  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. References to ongoing studies
  4. Additional references
Akyürek 2005 {published data only}
  • Akyürek N, Salman B, Yuksel O, Tezcaner T, Irkorucu O, Yucel C, et al. Management of acute calculous cholecystitis in high-risk patients - percutaneous cholecystotomy followed by early laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Surgical Laparoscopy Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques 2005;15(6):315-20.
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Kortram 2012 {published data only}
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