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Luglio G, Rispo A, Imperatore N, Giglio MC, Amendola A, Tropeano FP et al. Surgical prevention of anastomotic recurrence by excluding mesentery in Crohn’s Disease: the SuPREMe-CD Study – A Randomized Clinical Trial. Ann Surg 2020; 272: 210-217.

Published: 16th September 2020

Authors: Luglio G , Rispo A, Imperatore N, Giglio MC, Amendola A, Tropeano FP et al.

Conclusion

Seventy-nine patients undergoing resection for Crohn’s disease were enrolled. Patients who had a hand-sewn anastomosis had lower risk of recurrent Crohn’s at endoscopy for at least 24 months: 18 versus 30.2 per cent, P=0.04.

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