Subtotal colonic bypass plus colostomy with antiperistaltic cecoproctostomy for the treatment of slow transit constipation in an aged population: A retrospective control study
Yang Yang, Yong-Li Cao, Wen-Hang Wang, Yuan-Yao Zhang, Nan Zhao, Dong Wei, Institute of Anal-Colorectal Surgery, No. 150 Central Hospital of PLA, Luoyang 471000, Henan Province, China
Author contributions: Yang Y and Cao YL contributed equally; Wei D, Yang Y, and Cao YL designed the research; Cao YL, Wang WH, and Zhang YY performed the research; Yang Y and Zhao N analyzed the data; Yang Y wrote the paper; and Wei D and Cao YL critically revised the manuscript for important intellectual content.
Supported by the Medical Science and Technology Project of Henan Province, No. 2011030031.
Institutional review board statement: The protocol of this study was approved by the Ethics Committee of No. 150 Central Hospital of PLA. All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were conducted in accordance with the 1964 Declaration of Helsinki and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.
Informed consent statement: Written informed consent was obtained from all patients.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors declare that they have no conflicts of interest.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
STROBE statement: The authors have read the STROBE Statement checklist of items, and the manuscript was prepared and revised according to the STROBE Statement checklist of items.
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Correspondence to: Dong Wei, MD, Chief Doctor, Professor, Institute of Anal-Colorectal Surgery, No. 150 Central Hospital of PLA, Huaxia Road, Luoyang 471031, Henan Province, China. email@example.com
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Received: March 15, 2018
Peer-review started: March 16, 2018
First decision: March 30, 2018
Revised: April 5, 2018
Accepted: May 18, 2018
Article in press: May 18, 2018
Published online: June 21, 2018