Robotic Right Colon Resection: Evaluation of First 50 Consecutive Cases for Malignant Disease

@article{DAnnibale2010RoboticRC,
  title={Robotic Right Colon Resection: Evaluation of First 50 Consecutive Cases for Malignant Disease},
  author={Annibale D’Annibale and Graziano Pernazza and Emilio Morpurgo and Igor Monsellato and Vito Pende and Giorgio Lucandri and Barbara Termini and Camillo Orsini and Gianna Sovernigo},
  journal={Annals of Surgical Oncology},
  year={2010},
  volume={17},
  pages={2856-2862}
}
Colorectal cancer is the fourth leading cause of death in the world. Minimally invasive surgery has been demonstrated to have the same oncological results as open surgery, with better clinical outcomes. Robotic assistance is an evolution of minimally invasive technique. This study aims to evaluate surgical and oncological short-term outcomes of robotic-assisted right colon resection in malignant disease. Fifty consecutive patients affected by right-sided colon cancer were operated from May 2001… CONTINUE READING

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