Preservation of left colic artery in laparoscopic colorectal operation: The benefit challenge
Fu-Cheng Liu, Jian-Ning Song, Ying-Chi Yang, Zhong-Tao Zhang, General Surgery, Beijing Friendship Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing 100050, China
Fu-Cheng Liu, General Surgery, Beijing Fengtai Hospital, Beijing 100071, China
Author contributions: Liu FC and Zhang ZT contributed to study conception, data analysis, production of tables, writing the first draft, and revision; Song JN and Yang YC helped to collect the clinical data and followed up with the patients; Liu FC, Song JN, and Zhang ZT were involved in study conception and design, data interpretation, manuscript revision, and discussion; All authors read and approved the final manuscript.
Institutional review board statement: The study was reviewed and approved by Ethics Committee of Capital Medical University (Approval No. 2021-001-2).
Informed consent statement: All study participants, or their legal guardian, provided informed written consent prior to study enrollment.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors declare that they have no conflicts of interest.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
STROBE statement: The authors have read the STROBE Statement—checklist of items, and the manuscript was prepared and revised according to the STROBE Statement—checklist of items.
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Corresponding author: Zhong-Tao Zhang, Doctor, Chief Doctor, General Surgery, Beijing Friendship Hospital, Capital Medical University, No. 95 Yongan Road, Xicheng District, Beijing 100050, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: December 27, 2022
Peer-review started: December 27, 2022
First decision: January 20, 2023
Revised: January 29, 2023
Accepted: March 15, 2023
Article in press: March 15, 2023
Published online: May 27, 2023