In mild acute diverticulitis, outpatient therapy without antibiotics was noninferior to antibiotics

Ann Intern Med. 2022 Feb;175(2):JC15. doi: 10.7326/J21-0022. Epub 2022 Feb 1.


Mora-López L, Ruiz-Edo N, Estrada-Ferrer O, et al. Efficacy and safety of nonantibiotic outpatient treatment in mild acute diverticulitis (DINAMO-study): a multicentre, randomised, open-label, noninferiority trial. Ann Surg. 2021;274:e435-42. 34183510.

Publication types

  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Acute Disease
  • Ambulatory Care
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents* / therapeutic use
  • Diverticulitis* / drug therapy
  • Humans
  • Outpatients


  • Anti-Bacterial Agents