Comparison of a newly designed double-layered combination covered stent and D-weave uncovered stent for decompression of obstructive colorectal cancer: a prospective multicenter study.

@article{Moon2010ComparisonOA,
  title={Comparison of a newly designed double-layered combination covered stent and D-weave uncovered stent for decompression of obstructive colorectal cancer: a prospective multicenter study.},
  author={Chang Mo Moon and Tae Il Kim and Moon Sung Lee and Bong Min Ko and Hyun Soo Kim and K M Lee and Jeong-Sik Byeon and Yong Sik Kim},
  journal={Diseases of the colon and rectum},
  year={2010},
  volume={53 8},
  pages={1190-6}
}
PURPOSE Stent reocclusion and migration are the most important complications after stent insertion. To overcome both problems, a double-layered combination covered stent was developed. Our purpose was to compare the efficacy and safety of the newly designed double-layered combination covered stent (Niti-S enteral colonic stent, Comvi type) and the double-wire woven uncovered stent (Niti-S enteral colonic stent, D-type) in the treatment of malignant colorectal obstructions. METHODS Sixty-eight… CONTINUE READING