Surgical Endoscopy And Other Interventional Techniques

, Volume 17, Issue 6, pp 923–929

Age and type of procedure influence the choice of patients for laparoscopic colectomy

Authors

  • B. Sklow
    • Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Cincinnati, 231 Albert Sabin Way, Post Office Box 670558, Cincinnati, OH, 45267-0558, USA
  • T. Read
    • Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Clinical Campus of Temple University School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
  • E. Birnbaum
    • Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA
  • R. Fry
    • Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • J. Fleshman
    • Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA

DOI: 10.1007/s00464-002-8949-9

Cite this article as:
Sklow, B., Read, T., Birnbaum, E. et al. Surg Endosc (2003) 17: 923. doi:10.1007/s00464-002-8949-9

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