publication . Article . 2013

Atmospheric pressure does not influence acute diverticular disease.

juan Beltrán de Heredia; Luis Fernández-Salazar;
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  • Published: 15 Feb 2013
  • Publisher: Springer Verlag
  • Country: Spain
Producción Científica The article offers information on a study which examines the influence of atmospheric pressure on the development of acute diverticular disease. The value of atmospheric pressure and its daily trends in 2012 was collected to prove whether atmospheric pressure influence this disease by raising intra-diverticular pressure in days with higher atmospheric pressure. The study involved patients with acute diverticulitis who underwent computed tomography.
free text keywords: Diverticulitis, Gastroenterology
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