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Early versus delayed laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute gallstone pancreatitis

  1. Kurinchi Selvan Gurusamy1,*,
  2. Myura Nagendran2,
  3. Brian R Davidson1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Upper GI and Pancreatic Diseases Group

Published Online: 2 SEP 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 22 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010326.pub2


How to Cite

Gurusamy KS, Nagendran M, Davidson BR. Early versus delayed laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute gallstone pancreatitis. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 9. Art. No.: CD010326. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010326.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

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

  2. 2

    Department of Surgery, UCL Division of Surgery and Interventional Science, London, UK

*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: 2 SEP 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
Aboulian 2010 {published data only}
  • Aboulian A, Chan T, Yaghoubian A, Kaji AH, Putnam B, Neville A, et al. Early cholecystectomy safely decreases hospital stay in patients with mild gallstone pancreatitis: a randomized prospective study. Annals of Surgery 2010;251(4):615-9.

References to studies excluded from this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. References to ongoing studies
  4. Additional references
ISRCTN42476855 {unpublished data only}
  • ISRCTN42476855. The timings of cholecystectomy in acute pancreatitis. http://www.controlled-trials.com/ISRCTN42476855 (accessed 31 January 2013). [ISRCTN42476855]

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  1. References to studies included in this review
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  3. References to ongoing studies
  4. Additional references
Bouwense 2012 {published data only}
  • Bouwense SA, Besselink MG, Van Brunschot S, Bakker OJ, Van Santvoort HC, Schepers NJ, et al. Pancreatitis of biliary origin, optimal timing of cholecystectomy (PONCHO trial): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials 2012;13(1):225.
NCT01687959 {unpublished data only}
  • Timing of laparoscopic cholecystectomy after endoscopic retrograde cholangiography for acute biliary pancreatitis. Ongoing study September 2012.

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  3. References to ongoing studies
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