CANADIAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.43, no.1, pp.43-47, 2000 (SCI-Expanded)
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CANADIAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Hacettepe University Affiliated:
OBJECTIVE: To investigate the effect of octreotide, a long-acting analogue of somatostatin, on postoperative adhesion formation, because somatostatin inhibits secretion of some growth factors that have modulatory effects on collagen synthesis.