Laparoscopic-assisted resection of colorectal malignancies: a systematic review.

@article{Chapman2001LaparoscopicassistedRO,
  title={Laparoscopic-assisted resection of colorectal malignancies: a systematic review.},
  author={Andrew Chapman and Michael D. Levitt and Peter Hewett and Ryan R Woods and Harry Sheiner and Guy J Maddern},
  journal={Annals of surgery},
  year={2001},
  volume={234 5},
  pages={
          590-606
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To compare the safety and efficacy of laparoscopic-assisted resection of colorectal malignancies with open colectomy. METHODS Two search strategies were devised to retrieve literature from the Medline, Current Contents, Embase, and Cochrane Library databases until July 1999. Inclusion of papers was determined using a predetermined protocol, independent assessments by two reviewers, and a final consensus decision. English language papers were selected. Acceptable study designs… CONTINUE READING

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