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Publication Name World Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery
Manuscript ID 47044
Country of Manuscript Source United States
Specialty Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript type Retrospective Cohort Study
Article Title Preoperative bowel preparation does not favor the management of colorectal anastomotic leak
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Konstantinos A Zorbas, Daohai Yu, Aruj Choudhry, Howard M Ross and Matthew Philp
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Correspondence To Konstantinos A Zorbas, MD, Doctor, Surgical Resident, Department of Surgery, Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Temple University, 3500 N Broad St., Philadelphia, PA19140, United States. zorbasko@gmail.com
Keywords Preoperative bowel preparation; Preoperative mechanical bowel preparation; Preoperative oral antibiotics; Colorectal anastomotic leak; Anastomotic leak; Bowel preparation; Colorectal surgery; National Surgical Quality Improvement Program
Core Tip Anastomotic leak after colon resection contributes significantly to postoperative morbidity and mortality. Surgeons are constantly seeking ways to decrease the rate of the anastomotic leak by optimizing the patient before the operation. Currently the preoperative bowel preparation constitutes a significant field of debate. We aimed to determine the association between preoperative bowel preparation and postoperative anastomotic leak management, surgical versus non-surgical. We found that the implementation of mechanical bowel preparation and antibiotic use in patients who are going to undergo a colon resection does not influence the treatment of any possible anastomotic leakage.
Citation Zorbas KA, Yu D, Choudhry A, Ross HM, Philp M. Preoperative bowel preparation does not favor the management of colorectal anastomotic leak. World J Gastrointest Surg 2019; 11(4): 218-228
2019-03-04 01:02
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2019-03-04 10:15
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2019-03-19 06:10
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2019-03-19 08:26
2019-03-23 03:55
Second Decision
2019-03-28 00:54
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2019-04-09 21:38
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ISSN 1948-9366 (online)
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Publisher Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 7041 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA 94566, USA
Website http://www.wjgnet.com
Assistant Editor Xiang Li
Science Editor Ying Dou
Reviewer Code 00504611, and 02839880
Editorial Director Jin-Lei Wang
Journal Chief Editor
Company Chief Editor Lian-Sheng Ma
Language Editor
Electronic Editor Yun-Xiaojian Wu
Responsible Electronic Editor Yun-Xiaojian Wu
Responsible Science Editor Jin-Lei Wang
Proofing Editorial Director Jin-Lei Wang
Proofing Editor-in-Chief Lian-Sheng Ma
Full Article (PDF) WJGS-11-218.pdf
Manuscript File 47044-Review.doc
Answering Reviewers 47044-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 47044-Audio core tip.m4a
Biostatistics Review Certificate 47044-Biostatistics statement.pdf
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 47044-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 47044-Copyright license agreement.pdf
Non-Native Speakers of English Editing Certificate 47044-Language certificate.pdf
Peer-review Report 47044-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 47044-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 47044-Scientific editor work list.pdf