"Laparotomy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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Incision into the side of the abdomen between the ribs and pelvis.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Laparotomy".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Laparotomy".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Laparotomy" by people in Profiles.
Updates and recommendations on the surgical management of NEC. Semin Perinatol. 2023 02; 47(1):151698.
Equivalent outcomes with once versus thrice weekly dressing changes in midline laparotomy wounds treated with negative pressure wound therapy. Am J Surg. 2019 06; 217(6):1065-1071.
Surgical outcomes among elderly women with endometrial cancer treated by laparoscopic hysterectomy: a NRG/Gynecologic Oncology Group study. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2018 01; 218(1):109.e1-109.e11.
Open abdominal surgical training differences experienced by integrated vascular and general surgery residents. J Vasc Surg. 2017 10; 66(4):1280-1284.
Pathologic and Treatment Outcomes Among a Geriatric Population of Endometrial Cancer Patients: An NRG Oncology/Gynecologic Oncology Group Ancillary Data Analysis of LAP2. Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2017 05; 27(4):730-737.
Disparities in receipt of a laparoscopic operation for ectopic pregnancy among TRICARE beneficiaries. Surgery. 2017 05; 161(5):1341-1347.
Impact of histology and surgical approach on survival among women with early-stage, high-grade uterine cancer: An NRG Oncology/Gynecologic Oncology Group ancillary analysis. Gynecol Oncol. 2016 Dec; 143(3):460-465.
Preoperative Glycosylated Hemoglobin and Postoperative Glucose Together Predict Major Complications after Abdominal Surgery. J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Oct; 221(4):854-61.e1.
Development and validation of a risk stratification score for ventral incisional hernia after abdominal surgery: hernia expectation rates in intra-abdominal surgery (the HERNIA Project). J Am Coll Surg. 2015 Apr; 220(4):405-13.
Randomized clinical trial of subcutaneous versus interfascial bupivacaine for pain control after midline laparotomy. Br J Surg. 2013 May; 100(6):743-8.