May 1980, Volume 30, Issue 5

Editorial

MANAGEMENT OF ACUTE AND CHRONIC PANCREATITIS

No specific drug or non-operative procedure has so far been found to be of proven benefit in acute pancreatitis. Results of the clinical trials with numerous therapeutic agents, even on sound physiological principles, have usually been inconclusive and controversial (Soergel, 1978

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