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

  • B. Sklow
  • T. Read
  • E. Birnbaum
  • R. Fry
  • J. Fleshman

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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© 2003 Springer-Verlag New York Inc.

Authors and Affiliations

  • B. Sklow
    • 1
  • T. Read
    • 2
  • E. Birnbaum
    • 3
  • R. Fry
    • 4
  • J. Fleshman
    • 3
  1. 1.Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Cincinnati, 231 Albert Sabin Way, Post Office Box 670558, Cincinnati, OH, 45267-0558, USAUS
  2. 2.Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Clinical Campus of Temple University School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USAUS
  3. 3.Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USAUS
  4. 4.Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USAUS