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Publication Name World Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology
Manuscript ID 30433
Country of Manuscript Source Netherlands
Received
2016-10-03 22:45
Peer-Review Started
2016-10-08 19:21
To Make the First Decision
2017-01-07 09:54
Return for Revision
2017-01-10 11:26
Revised
2017-01-16 23:30
Second Decision
2017-02-20 16:03
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2017-03-13 11:53
Articles in Press
2017-03-13 11:53
Publication Fee Transferred
Edit the Manuscript by Language Editor
Typeset the Manuscript
2017-05-10 15:50
Publish the Manuscript Online
2017-05-12 14:02
ISSN 1948-5204 (online)
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Specialty Oncology
Manuscript Type Prospective Study
Article Title Introduction of laparoscopic gastrectomy for gastric cancer in a Western tertiary referral centre: A prospective cost analysis during the learning curve
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Juul J Tegels, Charlotte E Silvius, Frederique E Spauwen, Karel W Hulsewé, Anton G Hoofwijk and Jan H Stoot
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Correspondence To Juul J Tegels, MD, Department of Surgery, Zuyderland Medical Centre, Dr. H. van der Hoffplein 1, 6162BG Sittard, The Netherlands. ju.tegels@zuyderland.nl
Keywords Laparoscopic surgery; Healthcare costs; Gastric cancer
Core Tip The introduction of laparoscopic surgery for gastric cancer did not seem to result in increased costs as compared to open gastrectomy for gastric cancer. Despite higher operating room costs (longer operating time and more costly operating room materials) costs were similar between the open and laparoscopic group due to reduced length of stay and complication rate in laparoscopic gastrectomy patients.
Publish Date 2017-05-12 14:02
Citation Tegels JJ, Silvius CE, Spauwen FE, Hulsewé KW, Hoofwijk AG, Stoot JH. Introduction of laparoscopic gastrectomy for gastric cancer in a Western tertiary referral centre: A prospective cost analysis during the learning curve. World J Gastrointest Oncol 2017; 9(5): 228-234
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1948-5204/full/v9/i5/228.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.4251/wjgo.v9.i5.228
Full Article (PDF) WJGO-9-228.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJGO-9-228.doc
Revised Manuscript 30433-Review.docx
Peer-review Report 30433-Peer-review(s).pdf
Answering Reviewers 30433-Answering reviewers.pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 30433-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 30433-Scientific editor work list.pdf
Audio Core Tip 30433-Audio core tip.MP3
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 30433-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 30433-Copyright assisgnment.pdf
Data Sharing Statement 30433-Data sharing statement.pdf
Institutional Review Board Approval Form or Document 30433-Institutional review borad statement.pdf
Scientific Research Process 30433-Scientific research process.pdf