Safety and efficacy of single-incision laparoscopic surgery for appendectomies: a meta-analysis.

TitleSafety and efficacy of single-incision laparoscopic surgery for appendectomies: a meta-analysis.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsLi P, Chen Z-H, Li Q-G, Qiao T, Tian Y-Y, Wang D-R
JournalWorld journal of gastroenterology : WJG
Volume19
Issue25
Pagination4072-82
Date Published2013 Jul 7
Abstract

To compare single incision laparoscopic surgery for an appendectomy (SILS-A) with conventional laparoscopic appendectomy (C-LA) when implemented by experienced surgeons.

DOI10.1371/journal.pone.0068568
Alternate JournalWorld J. Gastroenterol.