• Spatial-Temporal Clusters of Pediatric Perforated Appendicitis in California

    4 days ago - By Journal of Pediatric Surgery

    Perforated appendicitis is a well-documented child health disparity. Geographic patterns in perforated appendicitis exist in several United States regions, but such patterns have not been described in California. We aimed to analyze spatial-temporal patterns of pediatric perforated appendicitis and identify population characteristics contributing to these cluster patterns.
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