- Short- and long-term outcomes after laparoscopic versus open emergency resection for colon cancer: an observational propensity score-matched studyManfred Odermatt
Minimally Invasive Colorectal Unit MICRU, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Southwick Hill Road, Cosham, Portsmouth, PO6 3LY, UK
World J Surg 37:2458-67. 2013..Case series suggest the feasibility and safety of emergency resection of colon cancer by laparoscopy. The present study compares short- and long-term outcomes of laparoscopic and open resection for colon cancers treated as emergencies...