The cover illustrates the single port right hemi-colectomy for the purposes of placement of the incision protective device; removal of the colon and tumour; and anastomosis. The results show that single port laparoscopic colectomy is feasible and safe procedure for the treatment of colon cancer. The cosmetic value is better (short incision confounded by umbilicus), and other outcomes are also equivalent to conventional laparoscopy.


To get more understanding of the method and results, please see the full article "Single port laparoscopic colectomy for colonic cancer" in pages 42-46 of this issue.

Published: 2017-12-15

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