Robotic Complete Mesocolic Excision Versus Conventional Laparoscopic Hemicolectomy for Right-Sided Colon Cancer

Yozgatli T., Aytac E. , Ozben V. , Bayram O., Gurbuz B., Baca B. , ...More

Journal of Laparoendoscopic and Advanced Surgical Techniques, vol.29, pp.671-676, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/lap.2018.0348
  • Title of Journal : Journal of Laparoendoscopic and Advanced Surgical Techniques
  • Page Numbers: pp.671-676


Background: Robotic technique has been proposed to overcome the limitations of laparoscopic surgery. In this study, we aimed at determining whether robotic complete mesocolic excision (CME) for right-sided colon cancer can be safe and effective as conventional laparoscopic right hemicolectomy (CLRH).