Evaluation of pain scores after single-incision and conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a randomized control trial in a rural Indian population.

@article{Borle2014EvaluationOP,
  title={Evaluation of pain scores after single-incision and conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a randomized control trial in a rural Indian population.},
  author={Firoz R Borle and Bhupendra K Mehra and Sheelchand Jain},
  journal={Asian journal of endoscopic surgery},
  year={2014},
  volume={7 1},
  pages={38-42}
}
INTRODUCTION Single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy (SILC) is considered to be less invasive and have less morbidity than conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy (CLC). However, there is a relative paucity of data regarding postoperative pain scores in rural Indian populations following SILC. Also, data pertaining to the applicability of SILC in rural Indian population are scant. METHODS In the present randomized control trial, pain scores after SILC and CLC were evaluated. Sixty… CONTINUE READING