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Intervention Review

Surgical versus endoscopic treatment of bile duct stones

  1. David J Martin1,*,
  2. David Vernon2,
  3. James Toouli3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Hepato-Biliary Group

Published Online: 19 APR 2006

Assessed as up-to-date: 20 FEB 2006

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003327.pub2

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Martin DJ, Vernon D, Toouli J. Surgical versus endoscopic treatment of bile duct stones. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2006, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD003327. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003327.pub2.

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  1. 1

    Sydney, NSW Australia, Australia

  2. 2

    Rotorua Hospital, Dept. of Surgery, Rotorua, New Zealand

  3. 3

    Flinders Medical Centre, Dept of General and Digestive Surgery, Adelaide, Australia

*David J Martin, 49 Hastings Parade, North Bondi, Sydney, NSW Australia, 2026, Australia. davidmartin72@hotmail.com. davidmartin72@hotmail.com.

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  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 19 APR 2006

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