Intervention Review

Stapled versus handsewn methods for ileocolic anastomoses

  1. Pui Yee Grace Choy1,
  2. Ian P Bissett2,*,
  3. James G Docherty3,
  4. Bryan R Parry4,
  5. Arend Merrie5,
  6. Anita Fitzgerald6

Editorial Group: Cochrane Colorectal Cancer Group

Published Online: 7 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004320.pub3

How to Cite

Choy PYG, Bissett IP, Docherty JG, Parry BR, Merrie A, Fitzgerald A. Stapled versus handsewn methods for ileocolic anastomoses. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 9. Art. No.: CD004320. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004320.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Auckland, Surgery, Auckland, New Zealand

  2. 2

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

  3. 3

    Raigmore Hospital, Surgery, Inverness, UK

  4. 4

    University of Auckland, Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, Auckland, Australia

  5. 5

    Auckland City Hospital, Department of General Surgery, Auckland, New Zealand

  6. 6

    New Zealand Guidelines Group, Wellington, New Zealand

*Ian P Bissett, Dept. of Surgery, Auckland Hospital, Parks Road, Auckland, 1, New Zealand.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 7 SEP 2011


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