A comparison of laparoscopically assisted and open colectomy
for colon cancer.
Isaac Wasserman, M.P.H., from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City, and colleagues used national claims data from open colectomy
patients (Premier Healthcare Database; 2011 to 2016; 181,640 patients at 602 hospitals) to assess oral and intravenous acetaminophen use on the day of surgery, postoperative day one, or later.
To evaluate the comparative safety of laparoscopic and open colectomy
across surgeons varying in experience with laparoscopy.
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?" ANZ Journal of Surgery, vol.
In this manuscript, we demonstrate the use of the mFI as a predictor of morbidity and mortality in those undergoing nonelective open colectomy
Laparoscopic surgery for colonic cancer has been an established alternative to traditional open colectomy
, [sup] but remains controversial for rectal cancer due to concerns regarding its oncological safety.
The first surgery should have been done laparascopically and not via open cut surgery (open colectomy
The intra- and postoperative changes of both molecule levels were similar in patients undergoing laparoscopically assisted and open colectomy
.25An insignificant decrease was observed on the post-operative day one in the study in which Futami R et al investigated serum VEGF levels following a major surgical damage.
Filella et al., "Acute phase response in laparoscopic and open colectomy
in colon cancer: randomized study," Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, vol.
in the elderly: Matched-control study.
[5,6] Similarly it was demonstrated previously from large nationwide data bases that for colon resections performed to manage benign and malignant diseases, laparoscopic colectomy had significantly lower incidence of SSI than open colectomy