[Laparoscopic versus open wedge resection for gastrointestinal stromal tumors of the stomach: a clinical controlled study].

@article{Dai2011LaparoscopicVO,
  title={[Laparoscopic versus open wedge resection for gastrointestinal stromal tumors of the stomach: a clinical controlled study].},
  author={Qiao-qiong Dai and Zai-yuan Ye and Wei Zhang and Zhen-ye Lv and Qin-shu Shao and Yuan-shui Sun and Hou-quan Tao},
  journal={Zhonghua wei chang wai ke za zhi = Chinese journal of gastrointestinal surgery},
  year={2011},
  volume={14 8},
  pages={603-5}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare the surgical outcomes between laparoscopic and open wedge resection for gastrointestinal stromal tumors of the stomach. METHODS Clinical data of 18 cases undergoing laparoscopic wedge resection from June 2000 to August 2009 at the Zhejiang Provincial People's Hospital were compared with 30 patients treated by open surgery. The perioperative parameters and prognosis data of the two groups were compared. RESULTS Compared to the open group, laparoscopic group was found… CONTINUE READING