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Postoperative Ileus in Elective Colorectal Surgery: Management Strategies

By J. Ahmed, S. Mehmood and J. MacFie

Submitted: April 11th 2011Reviewed: October 30th 2011Published: March 16th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/32456

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J. Ahmed, S. Mehmood and J. MacFie (March 16th 2012). Postoperative Ileus in Elective Colorectal Surgery: Management Strategies, Contemporary Issues in Colorectal Surgical Practice, Yik-Hong Ho, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/32456. Available from:

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