Clinical Assessment of Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery for Rectal Cancer - Randomized Phase II Trial
This study was designed as randomized phase II trial (laparoscopic versus robotic). The
primary end point is quality of mesorectal excision.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Quality of mesorectal excision
Evaluating the quality of mesorectal excision in rectal specimen according to the criteria suggested by Nagtegaal ID, et al. (J Clin Oncol. 2002;20:1729-34)
7days after surgery (Pathologic report)
Ji Won Park, Dr.
National Cancer Center
Korea: Institutional Review Board