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Volume 2009, Article ID 404520, 8 pages
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Clinical Study

Pancreatic Fistula Following Pancreaticoduodenectomy: Clinical Predictors and Patient Outcomes

1Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
2IUSimon Cancer Center, 535 Barnhill Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
3Departments of Surgery and Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Cancer Research Institute, 980 W. Walnut Street R3-C522, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
4Department of Biostatistics, School of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA

Received 24 May 2008; Revised 24 December 2008; Accepted 27 January 2009

Academic Editor: William Jarnagin

Copyright © 2009 C. Max Schmidt 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.

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