Influence of Drain Placement on Postoperative Pain Following Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass for Morbid Obesity: Randomized Controlled Trial


Gundogan E. , KAYAALP C., AKTAŞ A., Saglam K., Sansal M., Gokler C., ...More

OBESITY SURGERY, vol.28, no.11, pp.3499-3504, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11695-018-3374-x
  • Title of Journal : OBESITY SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.3499-3504

Abstract

There is currently no evidence to support the routine use of an abdominal drain following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB). Our aim was to investigate drain use in laparoscopic RYGB and its effects on postoperative pain.