In this episode, Dr. Batchelor is joined by Dr. Alison Fine and Dr. Erle Kirby to revisit the issue of antibiotics for acute uncomplicated appendicitis. This episode was recorded in front of a live studio audience of crickets in Tamale, Ghana.
Resources for this episode:
P Salminen, R Tuominen, H Paajanen, T Rautio, P Nordström, M Aarnio, T Rantanen, S Hurme, JP Mecklin, J Sand, J Virtanen, A Jartti and JM Grönroos. 2018. Five-Year Follow-up of Antibiotic Therapy for Uncomplicated Acute Appendicitis in the APPAC Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA (320) 12:1259-65.
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