Meta-analysis of antibiotics versus appendicectomy for non-perforated acute appendicitis

V. Sallinen, E. A. Akl, J. J. You, A. Agarwal, S. Shoucair, P. O. Vandvik, T. Agoritsas, D. Heels-Ansdell, G. H. Guyatt, K. A. O. Tikkinen

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Original languageEnglish
JournalBritish Journal of Surgery
Volume103
Issue number6
Pages (from-to)656-667
Number of pages12
ISSN0007-1323
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 2016
MoE publication typeA2 Review article in a scientific journal

Fields of Science

  • RANDOMIZED-CONTROLLED-TRIAL
  • UNCOMPLICATED ACUTE APPENDICITIS
  • ADDRESSING CONTINUOUS DATA
  • NEGATIVE APPENDECTOMY
  • SYSTEMATIC REVIEWERS
  • CLINICAL-TRIAL
  • UNITED-STATES
  • MANAGEMENT
  • THERAPY
  • SURGERY
  • 3126 Surgery, anesthesiology, intensive care, radiology

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Sallinen, V. ; Akl, E. A. ; You, J. J. ; Agarwal, A. ; Shoucair, S. ; Vandvik, P. O. ; Agoritsas, T. ; Heels-Ansdell, D. ; Guyatt, G. H. ; Tikkinen, K. A. O. / Meta-analysis of antibiotics versus appendicectomy for non-perforated acute appendicitis. In: British Journal of Surgery. 2016 ; Vol. 103, No. 6. pp. 656-667.
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Sallinen, V, Akl, EA, You, JJ, Agarwal, A, Shoucair, S, Vandvik, PO, Agoritsas, T, Heels-Ansdell, D, Guyatt, GH & Tikkinen, KAO 2016, 'Meta-analysis of antibiotics versus appendicectomy for non-perforated acute appendicitis', British Journal of Surgery, vol. 103, no. 6, pp. 656-667. https://doi.org/10.1002/bjs.10147

Meta-analysis of antibiotics versus appendicectomy for non-perforated acute appendicitis. / Sallinen, V.; Akl, E. A.; You, J. J.; Agarwal, A.; Shoucair, S.; Vandvik, P. O.; Agoritsas, T.; Heels-Ansdell, D.; Guyatt, G. H.; Tikkinen, K. A. O.

In: British Journal of Surgery, Vol. 103, No. 6, 05.2016, p. 656-667.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

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