Elective surgery for diverticular disease
Epublication WebSurg.com, Oct 2011;11(10). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03enambrosetti003
Elective laparoscopic sigmoidectomy for diverticulitis is feasible and safe. The complication and mortality rates are similar to those observed after open procedures. In this lecture, Professor Ambrosetti presents the current indications for elective surgery for diverticular disease.