The impact of obesity on acute pancreatitis outcomes in older patients


BİBERCİ KESKİN E. , BÜYÜKAYDIN B. , SOYSAL P. , Kiremitci S., YABACI A. , ŞENTÜRK H.

EUROPEAN GERIATRIC MEDICINE, cilt.11, sa.3, ss.427-432, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 11 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s41999-020-00305-2
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN GERIATRIC MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.427-432

Özet

Key summary pointsAim The aim of this study was to investigate the impact of obesity on acute pancreatitis outcomes in older patients. Findings Obesity in older patients with acute pancreatitis was not associated with worse outcomes, including in-hospital mortality, long-term mortality, and recurrence. Message The impact of obesity in older people with acute pancreatitis may not be as deleterious as seen in younger patients.