Last updated on February 2018

Abdominoperineal Extra-Elevators Rectal Resection for Cancer: Prone Position vs. Supine Position


Brief description of study

Prospective multicenter randomized controlled trial comparing the prone vs. the supine position of the perineal time of the Miles operation in patients with advanced rectal cancer.

Primary objective:

  • Pathological circumferential resection margin

Secondary objectives:

  • 5 year oncological outcomes
  • Morbimortality rates
  • Surgical specimen quality
  • Perineal hernia incidence

Clinical Study Identifier: NCT02163785

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Hospital Luis Alcanyis

Xativa, Spain
1.79miles
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Recruitment Status: Open


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