Endoscopic T-tube placement in the management of lye-induced esophageal perforation: Case report of a safe treatment strategy

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/225354
Title:
Endoscopic T-tube placement in the management of lye-induced esophageal perforation: Case report of a safe treatment strategy
Authors:
McMahon, Mary AISLING; O'Kelly, Fardod; Lim, Kheng Tian; Ravi, Narayanasamy; Reynolds, John VINCENT
Citation:
Patient Safety in Surgery. 2009 Aug 14;3(1):19
Issue Date:
14-Aug-2009
URI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1754-9493-3-19; http://hdl.handle.net/10147/225354
Abstract:
Abstract Esophageal perforation is associated with a significant risk of morbidity and mortality. We report herein a case of lye-induced esophageal perforation managed successfully by employing endoscopic T-tube placement with a successful outcome.
Item Type:
Journal Article

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dc.contributor.authorMcMahon, Mary AISLING-
dc.contributor.authorO'Kelly, Fardod-
dc.contributor.authorLim, Kheng Tian-
dc.contributor.authorRavi, Narayanasamy-
dc.contributor.authorReynolds, John VINCENT-
dc.date.accessioned2012-05-22T15:47:02Z-
dc.date.available2012-05-22T15:47:02Z-
dc.date.issued2009-08-14-
dc.identifier.citationPatient Safety in Surgery. 2009 Aug 14;3(1):19-
dc.identifier.urihttp://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1754-9493-3-19-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/225354-
dc.description.abstractAbstract Esophageal perforation is associated with a significant risk of morbidity and mortality. We report herein a case of lye-induced esophageal perforation managed successfully by employing endoscopic T-tube placement with a successful outcome.-
dc.titleEndoscopic T-tube placement in the management of lye-induced esophageal perforation: Case report of a safe treatment strategy-
dc.typeJournal Article-
dc.language.rfc3066en-
dc.rights.holderMcMahon et al.; licensee BioMed Central Ltd.-
dc.description.statusPeer Reviewed-
dc.date.updated2012-05-22T15:03:49Z-
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