WC could be an important prognostic factor in patients with AP
SHEN Lin1,WANG Lin2,HUANG Xiao-bo1,et al.(1.Digestive Department,Second People's Hospital of Chendu,Chendu 610017,China;2.Center of Disease Control and Prevention of Chengdu,Chendu 610041,China)
Objective To evaluate the effects of WC on severity and prognosis of AP.Methods 600 patients with AP in our hospital from March 2002 to October 2007 were studied restrospectely,of which 192 patients with SAP and 408 patients with MAP.Analysed the correlation between WC and the severity and prognosis of AP.Results With the rise of WC,the morbidity of SAP,incedence of serious complications and mortality were increased,too(P0.01).Logistic analysis rrevealed that abdominal fat was an important dangerous factor due to the death of patients with AP.Conclusion WC may be used as a prognostic factor in patients with AP.Controlling WC to M85cm and W80cm can reduce the incedence of SAP.
【CateGory Index】： R576