Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
BioMed Research International
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 380607, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/380607
Review Article

The Best Choice of Treatment for Acute Colonic Diverticulitis with Purulent Peritonitis Is Uncertain

Center for Perioperative Optimization, Department of Surgery, Herlev Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Herlev Ringvej 75, 2730 Herlev, Denmark

Received 7 February 2014; Revised 13 May 2014; Accepted 16 May 2014; Published 3 June 2014

Academic Editor: Luca Miele

Copyright © 2014 Line Hupfeld et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. T. G. Parks, “Natural history of diverticular disease of the colon,” Clinics in Gastroenterology, vol. 4, no. 1, pp. 53–69, 1975. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. R. S. Sandler, J. E. Everhart, M. Donowitz et al., “The burden of selected digestive diseases in the United States,” Gastroenterology, vol. 122, no. 5, pp. 1500–1511, 2002. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. E. J. Hinchey, P. G. Schaal, and G. K. Richards, “Treatment of perforated diverticular disease of the colon,” Advances in surgery, vol. 12, pp. 85–109, 1978. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. J. C. Andersen, L. Bundgaard, H. Elbrønd, S. Laurberg, L. R. Walker, and J. Støvring, “Danish national guidelines for treatment of diverticular disease,” Danish Medical Journal, vol. 59, no. 5, article C4453, 2012. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. J. Rafferty, P. Shellito, N. H. Hyman, and W. D. Buie, “Practice parameters for sigmoid diverticulitis,” Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, vol. 49, no. 7, pp. 939–944, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. C. E. Oberkofler, A. Rickenbacher, D. A. Raptis et al., “A multicenter randomized clinical trial of primary anastomosis or Hartmann's procedure for perforated left colonic diverticulitis with purulent or fecal peritonitis,” Annals of Surgery, vol. 256, no. 5, pp. 819–827, 2012. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. F. A. Moore, F. Catena, E. E. Moore, A. Leppaniemi, and A. B. Peitzmann, “Position paper: management of perforated sigmoid diverticulitis,” World Journal of Emergency Surgery, vol. 8, no. 1, p. 55, 2013. View at Google Scholar
  8. E. C. Lee, J. J. Murray, J. A. Coller, P. L. Roberts, and D. J. Schoetz Jr., “Intraoperative colonic lavage in nonelective surgery for diverticular disease,” Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, vol. 40, no. 6, pp. 669–674, 1997. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. E. Myers, M. Hurley, G. C. O'Sullivan, D. Kavanagh, I. Wilson, and D. C. Winter, “Laparoscopic peritoneal lavage for generalized peritonitis due to perforated diverticulitis,” British Journal of Surgery, vol. 95, no. 1, pp. 97–101, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. S. Liang, K. Russek, and M. E. Franklin Jr., “Damage control strategy for the management of perforated diverticulitis with generalized peritonitis: laparoscopic lavage and drainage vs. laparoscopic Hartmann's procedure,” Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques, vol. 26, no. 10, pp. 2835–2842, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. H. A. Swank, I. M. Mulder, A. G. M. Hoofwijk et al., “Early experience with laparoscopic lavage for perforated diverticulitis,” British Journal of Surgery, vol. 100, no. 5, pp. 704–710, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. A. Thornell, E. Angenete, E. Gonzales et al., “Treatment of acute diverticulitis laparoscopic lavage versus resection (DILALA): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial,” Trials, vol. 12, article 186, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. H. A. Swank, J. Vermeulen, J. F. Lange et al., “The ladies trial: laparoscopic peritoneal lavage or resection for purulent peritonitisA and Hartmann's procedure or resection with primary anastomosis for purulent or faecal peritonitisB in perforated diverticulitis (NTR2037),” BMC Surgery, vol. 10, article 29, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. www.clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01047462?term=NCT01047462&rank=1.
  15. www.clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01019239?term=NCT01019239&rank=1.
  16. S. M. Edeiken, R. A. Maxwell, B. W. Dart IV, and V. A. Mejia, “Preliminary experience with laparoscopic peritoneal lavage for complicated diverticulitis: a new algorithm for treatment?” The American Surgeon, vol. 79, no. 8, pp. 819–825, 2013. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  17. A. C. Rogers, D. Collins, G. C. O'Sullivan, and D. C. Winter, “Laparoscopic lavage for perforated diverticulitis: a population analysis,” Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, vol. 55, no. 9, pp. 932–938, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  18. S. I. White, B. Frenkiel, and P. J. Martin, “A ten-year audit of perforated sigmoid diverticulitis: highlighting the outcomes of laparoscopic lavage,” Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, vol. 53, no. 11, pp. 1537–1541, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. B. R. Toorenvliet, H. Swank, J. W. Schoones, J. F. Hamming, and W. A. Bemelman, “Laparoscopic peritoneal lavage for perforated colonic diverticulitis: a systematic review,” Colorectal Disease, vol. 12, no. 9, pp. 862–867, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  20. M. Alamili, I. Gögenur, and J. Rosenberg, “Acute complicated diverticulitis managed by laparoscopic lavage,” Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, vol. 52, no. 7, pp. 1345–1349, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  21. S. Biondo, J. Lopez Borao, M. Millan, E. Kreisler, and E. Jaurrieta, “Current status of the treatment of acute colonic diverticulitis: a systematic review,” Colorectal Disease, vol. 14, no. 1, pp. e1–e11, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus