Pediatric Surgery

Nonoperative Management of Uncomplicated Appendicitis: Practice Gap discussion at Update Course 2018


At the 6th Annual Pediatric Surgery Update Course, Drs Charles Snyder, Craig Lillehei and David Powell discuss the top ten practice gaps of 2018. Here they discuss nonoperative management of uncomplicated appendicitis, focusing on rate of recurrent appendicitis following antibiotic-only treatment.