Analysis of intracorporeal knotting with invaginating suture versus endoloops in appendiceal stump closure

@inproceedings{Kiudelis2013AnalysisOI,
  title={Analysis of intracorporeal knotting with invaginating suture versus endoloops in appendiceal stump closure},
  author={Mindaugas Kiudelis and Povilas Ignatavi{\vc}ius and Kristina Zvinienė and Saulius Gri{\vz}as},
  booktitle={Wideochirurgia i inne techniki maloinwazyjne = Videosurgery and other miniinvasive techniques},
  year={2013}
}
INTRODUCTION Laparoscopic appendectomy is a well-described surgical technique and has gained wide clinical acceptance. Laparoscopic appendectomy offers fewer wound infections, faster recovery and an earlier return to work in comparison to open surgery. However, concerns still exist regarding the appendiceal stump closure. AIM The aim of this study was to compare the overall incidence and specific intraoperative and postoperative complications after application of intracorporeal knotting with… CONTINUE READING