Systematic review and meta-analysis of single-port versus conventional laparoscopic hysterectomy.

@article{Yang2016SystematicRA,
  title={Systematic review and meta-analysis of single-port versus conventional laparoscopic hysterectomy.},
  author={Lilin Yang and Jie Gao and Lei Zeng and Zhiwei Weng and Song-ping Luo},
  journal={International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics},
  year={2016},
  volume={133 1},
  pages={9-16}
}
BACKGROUND The choice between single-port laparoscopic hysterectomy (SPLH) and conventional laparoscopic hysterectomy (CLH) remains unclear. OBJECTIVES To evaluate the feasibility, safety, and comparative effectiveness of SPLH and CLH. SEARCH STRATEGY PubMed, Web of Science, and the Cochrane Library were searched in February 2015 using combinations of the terms "single port," "single incision," "single site," "laparoscopic hysterectomy," and "laparoendoscopic hysterectomy." SELECTION… CONTINUE READING