Appendicectomy for suspected uncomplicated appendicitis is associated with fewer complications than conservative antibiotic management: A meta-analysis of post-intervention complications

Kirby, A, Hobson, RP, Burke, D et al. (3 more authors) (2015) Appendicectomy for suspected uncomplicated appendicitis is associated with fewer complications than conservative antibiotic management: A meta-analysis of post-intervention complications. Journal of Infection, 70 (2). 105 - 110. ISSN 0163-4453

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Authors/Creators:
  • Kirby, A
  • Hobson, RP
  • Burke, D
  • Cleveland, V
  • Ford, G
  • West, RM
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2014, The British Infection Association. Published by Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved. This is an author produced version of a paper published in Journal of Infection. Uploaded in accordance with the publisher's self-archiving policy.
Keywords: Antimicrobial; Appendicectomy; Appendicitis
Dates:
  • Published: February 2015
  • Accepted: 24 August 2014
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Medicine and Health (Leeds) > Institute of Molecular Medicine (LIMM) (Leeds) > Section of Molecular Gastroenterology (Leeds)
The University of Leeds > Faculty of Medicine and Health (Leeds) > School of Medicine (Leeds) > Inst of Biomed & Clin Sciences (LIBACS) (Leeds) > Trans Anaesthetics & Surgical Sciences (Leeds)
The University of Leeds > Faculty of Medicine and Health (Leeds) > School of Medicine (Leeds) > Leeds Institute of Health Sciences (Leeds) > Centre for Health Services Research (Leeds)
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 10 Nov 2015 13:44
Last Modified: 06 Nov 2017 06:51
Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2014.08.009
Status: Published
Publisher: Elsevier
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2014.08.009
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