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Perirenal fat surface area as a risk factor for morbidity after elective colorectal surgery

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Published in Diseases of the Colon and Rectum. 2014, vol. 57, no. 2, p. 201-9
Abstract Visceral obesity appears to be an emerging parameter affecting postoperative outcome after abdominal surgery. However, total visceral fat remains time consuming to calculate, and there is still a lack of data about its value as an independent risk factor in colorectal surgery.
Keywords AgedBody Mass IndexCohort StudiesColonic Diseases/surgeryFemaleHumansIntra-Abdominal FatLaparoscopyLength of StayMaleMiddle AgedObesity/complicationsOperative TimePostoperative ComplicationsPredictive Value of TestsRectal Diseases/surgeryReproducibility of ResultsRisk FactorsSurgical Procedures, ElectiveWaist-Hip Ratio
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PMID: 24401882
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Research groups Chirurgie viscérale (104)
Epidémiologie clinique (115)
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JUNG, Minoa et al. Perirenal fat surface area as a risk factor for morbidity after elective colorectal surgery. In: Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 2014, vol. 57, n° 2, p. 201-9. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0000000000000029 https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:36246

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