Diseases of the Colon & Rectum

, Volume 43, Issue 3, pp 290–297 | Cite as

Practice parameters for the treatment of sigmoid diverticulitis—Supporting documentation

  • W. Douglas Wong
  • Steven D. Wexner
  • Ann Lowry
  • Anthony VernavaIII
  • Marcus Burnstein
  • Frederick Denstman
  • Victor Fazio
  • Bruce Kerner
  • Richard Moore
  • Gregory Oliver
  • Walter Peters
  • Theodore Ross
  • Peter Senatore
  • Clifford Simmang
Practice Parameters


It should be recognized that these guidelines should not be deemed inclusive of all proper methods of care or exclusive of methods of care reasonably directed to obtaining the same results. The ultimate judgment regarding the propriety of any specific procedure must be made by the physician in light of all of the circumstances presented by the individual patient.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Douglas Wong
  • Steven D. Wexner
  • Ann Lowry
  • Anthony VernavaIII
  • Marcus Burnstein
  • Frederick Denstman
  • Victor Fazio
  • Bruce Kerner
  • Richard Moore
  • Gregory Oliver
  • Walter Peters
  • Theodore Ross
  • Peter Senatore
  • Clifford Simmang

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