Article Abstract

Rectal cancer surgery: can a clinical trial be conducted today?

Authors: Philippe Rouanet

Abstract

The article entitled “A Multicenter Matched Comparison of Transanal and Robotic Total Mesorectal Excision for Mid and Low-rectal Adenocarcinoma”, published by Lee et al. (1), could, in our view, be the reference as to answer the question “what is the best surgery for low-rectal carcinoma?”