S3415: Controversies Around Treatment of Appendicitis
Sunday, October 9, 2022
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM US PDT
Location: Anaheim Convention Center, 255-257.5
Appendicitis is the most common acute surgical condition in children. Faculty will discuss controversies regarding the treatment of pediatric appendicitis, including imaging, type and duration of antibiotics, wound management, operative timing, role of nonoperative management, and whether it can be managed by general surgeons.