Salomone Di Saverio (IT)

9 June 2015

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Presentation recorded at the 6th International NPWT Expert Meeting, Berlin 20-21 March 2015.
General surgery workstream

Salomone Di Saverio presented a paper which proposed a clinical algorithm for the management of the open abdomen and took the audience through an original technique for the management of concomitant enteroatmospheric fistulas. Incidence ranges from 2% - 50% depending on the underlying condition1


1. Di Saverio S, Tarasconi A, Inaba K, Navsaria P, et al., Open Abdomen with Concomitant Enteroatmospheric Fistula: Attempt to Rationalize the Approach to a Surgical Nightmare and Proposal of a Clinical Algorithm. J Am Coll Surg. 2015. 220; (3):e23-33.