Retrospective Cohort Study
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World J Gastrointest Oncol. Jun 15, 2022; 14(6): 1148-1161
Published online Jun 15, 2022. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v14.i6.1148
Figure 1
Figure 1 CONSORT diagram of inclusion and exclusion criteria for cohort creation and survival analysis.
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Figure 2 Distribution of surgical approach for stage II/III rectal cancer by year of diagnosis.
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Figure 3 Kaplan-Meier curves of overall survival, stratified by surgical approach for total mesorectal excision with and without sphincter preservation. A: With sphincter preservation; B: Without sphincter preservation. Shaded areas represent pointwise 95%CIs.