Original communication| Volume 18, ISSUE 3, P305-317, September 1945

Mortality factors in acute appendicitis

      This paper is only available as a PDF. To read, Please Download here.
      To read this article in full you will need to make a payment

      Purchase one-time access:

      Academic & Personal: 24 hour online accessCorporate R&D Professionals: 24 hour online access
      One-time access price info
      • For academic or personal research use, select 'Academic and Personal'
      • For corporate R&D use, select 'Corporate R&D Professionals'


      Subscribe to Surgery
      Already a print subscriber? Claim online access
      Already an online subscriber? Sign in
      Institutional Access: Sign in to ScienceDirect


        • Busch I.
        • Spivack A.H.
        Observations on Acute Appendicitis; a Series of 635 Cases.
        Surg., Gynec. & Obst. 1940; 70: 241-245
        • Cutler E.C.
        • Hoerr S.O.
        Acute Appendicitis: A Twenty-five Year Study.
        J. Michigan M. Soc. 1942; 41: 203-210
        • Davis H.H.
        • McLaughlin C.W.
        Results of Treatment in Acute Appendicitis.
        Surg., Gynec. & Obst. 1940; 70: 713-715
        • Haggard W.D.
        • Kirtley Jr., J.A.
        Treatment of Acute Spreading Peritonitis Following Ruptured Appendix.
        J. A. M. A. 1940; 114: 1843-1846
        • Reid M.R.
        • Montanus W.P.
        Appendicitis. An Analysis of 1,153 Cases at the Cincinnati General Hospital.
        J. A. M. A. 1940; 114: 1307-1311
        • Stafford E.S.
        • Sprong Jr., D.H.
        Mortality From Acute Appendicitis in Johns Hopkins Hospital.
        J. A. M. A. 1940; 115: 1242-1245