BJS Academy SoMe Review for April 2023
16 May 2023
Lee SY, Lee J, Park H-M, Kim CH, Kim HR.
Ann Surg 2023; 277: 381-386.
The study included 176 patients awaiting colon cancer surgery. Preoperative immunonutrition did not reduce the risk of infectious complications (17.7 versus 15.9 per cent in controls) or overall complications (31.6 versus 29.3 per cent).
Comment: Not justified.
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