Single-incision laparoscopy versus multiport laparoscopy for colonic surgery: a multicenter, double-blinded, randomized controlled trial. Ann Surg 2018; 268: 740-746.

Published: 6th February 2019

Authors: Maggiori L, Tuech JJ, Cotte E, Lelong B, Denost Q, Karoui M et al.


Some 128 patients were included. All clinical endpoints were similar, but after six months, patients who had the single incision procedure were significantly more satisfied with their scar (P=0.003).

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