The fast-track surgery program application after pancreaticoduodenectomy, using interintestinal anastomosis in accordance to Brown procedure

Keywords: pancreaticoduodenectomy; program of accelerated restoration; anastomosis in accordance to Brown procedure.


Objective. To estimate the impact of formation of gastroenteroanastomosis with Brown’s anastomosis, while performing of pancreatico-duodenectomy, on the gastric evacuation arrest rate in a frame of the fast-track surgery program implementation.

Materials and methods. To the investigation 92 patients, ageing 28 -75 yrs old, were included, to whom pancreaticoduodenectomy for benign and malignant pancreatic and peripancreatic zone pathology was performed in Jan. 2015 - Aug. 2020 yrs. Perioperative treatment was conducted in accordance to the fast-track surgery program. The first Group consisted of 60 patients, in whom reconstruction in accordance to Child was done, and the second Group - of 32 patients, in whom gastroenterostomy with anastomosis in accordance to Brown procedure was performed.

Results. In the Group I complications have had occurred in 16 (26.7%) patients, in the Group II - in 7 (21.9%), in Group I there were 22 complications, in the Group II - 10, but trustworthy difference between the Groups in accordance to these indices was absent (p > 0.05). Analysis of parameters for restoration of peroral feeding have shown enhanced susceptibility of the program in patients of Group II. The rate of the gastric evacuation arrest in first Group of patients have exceeded the analogous index in patients of Group II in 2 times - 13.3 and 6.3%, accordingly, but statistically significant difference between the Groups in accordance to this index was absent (p = 0.299).

Conclusion. While formation of gastroenteroanastomosis with anastomosis in accordance to Brown procedure in pancreatico-duodenectomy the implementation level for the fast-track surgery program raises and the rate of gastric evacuation arrest diminishes.

Author Biographies

O. Yu. Usenko, Shalimov National Institute of Surgery and Transplantology, Kyiv

Usenko Olexandr Yu., MD, DSci(Med), Professor;
Director of the Shalimov National Institute of Surgery and Transplantology,
Head of the department of Thoracoabdominal Surgery;
Kyiv, 30 Heroiv Sevastopolia str.
+38 (044) 454 70 50

A. A. Skums, Shalimov National Institute of Surgery and Transplantology, Kyiv

Skums Anatolii A., MD, Surgeon
Department of surgery of retroperitoneal pathology and combined pathology
Shalimov National Institute of Surgery and Transplantology, Kyiv,
30 Heroiv Sevastopolia str., Kyiv, Ukraine


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How to Cite
Usenko, O. Y., & Skums, A. A. (2020). The fast-track surgery program application after pancreaticoduodenectomy, using interintestinal anastomosis in accordance to Brown procedure. Klinicheskaia Khirurgiia, 87(9-10), 3-8.
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