Comparison between single-incision and conventional three-port laparoscopic appendectomy: a meta-analysis from eight RCTs.

TitleComparison between single-incision and conventional three-port laparoscopic appendectomy: a meta-analysis from eight RCTs.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsGao J, Li P, Li Q, Tang D, Wang D-R
JournalInternational journal of colorectal disease
Volume28
Issue10
Pagination1319-27
Date Published2013 Oct
Abstract

To assess the efficacy and safety of single-incision laparoscopic appendectomy (SILA), we conducted a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) comparing conventional three-port laparoscopic appendectomy (CTLA).

DOI10.1098/rstb.2013.0025
Alternate JournalInt J Colorectal Dis