Vacuum-assisted early transanal closure of leaking low colorectal anastomoses: the CLEAN study

W. A. A. Borstlap, G. D. Musters, L. P. S. Stassen, H. L. van Westreenen, D. Hess, S. van Dieren, S. Festen, E. J. van der Zaag, P. J. Tanis, W. A. Bemelman

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)315-327
Number of pages13
JournalSurgical endoscopy and other interventional techniques
Volume32
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2018

Keywords

  • Anastomotic leakage
  • Rectal cancer
  • Vacuum therapy
  • Transanal closure
  • TOTAL MESORECTAL EXCISION
  • LOW ANTERIOR RESECTION
  • CHRONIC PRESACRAL SINUS
  • RECTAL-CANCER
  • ABDOMINOPERINEAL RESECTION
  • RISK-FACTORS
  • LEAKAGE
  • SURGERY
  • VALIDATION
  • THERAPY

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Borstlap, W. A. A., Musters, G. D., Stassen, L. P. S., van Westreenen, H. L., Hess, D., van Dieren, S., Festen, S., van der Zaag, E. J., Tanis, P. J., & Bemelman, W. A. (2018). Vacuum-assisted early transanal closure of leaking low colorectal anastomoses: the CLEAN study. Surgical endoscopy and other interventional techniques, 32(1), 315-327. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-017-5679-6