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Learning Curves in Robotic Rectal Cancer Surgery: A literature Review

Moneeb Nasir 1 , Sofoklis Panteleimonitis 1 , 2 , Jamil Ahmed 1 , Hassan Abbas 1 and Amjad Parvaiz 1 , 2 , 3 , *
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1 Colorectal Surgery Department, Poole Hospital, Longfleet road, Dorset, BH15 2JB, United Kingdom
2 School of Health Sciences and Social Work, University of Portsmouth, University House, Winston Churchill Avenue, Portsmouth, PO1 2UP, United Kingdom
3 Champalimaud Clinical Centre, Champalimaud foundation, Av. Brasilia, Alges 1400-048, Lisbon, Portugal
Article information
  • Journal of Minimally Invasive Surgical Sciences: November 2016, 5 (4); e41196
  • Published Online: October 5, 2016
  • Article Type: Review Article
  • Received: August 1, 2016
  • Revised: September 26, 2016
  • Accepted: September 28, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/minsurgery-41196

To Cite: Nasir M, Panteleimonitis S, Ahmed J, Abbas H, Parvaiz A. Learning Curves in Robotic Rectal Cancer Surgery: A literature Review, J Minim Invasive Surg Sci. 2016 ; 5(4):e41196. doi: 10.17795/minsurgery-41196.

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1. Introduction and Aim
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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