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Effect of hydrocortisone vs pasireotide on pancreatic surgery complications in patients with high risk of pancreatic fistula. A randomized clinical trial. JAMA Surg 2020; 155: 291-298.

Published: 17th November 2020

Authors: Tarvainen T, Siren J, Kokkola A, Sallinen V

Conclusion

A total of 126 procedures were included. Pancreatic fistula was detected in 54 per cent after pasireotide versus 62 per cent after hydrocortisone, P=0.37.

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