Khubchandani’s procedure combined with stapled posterior rectal wall resection for rectocele
Yi Shao, Zhi-Qiang Cheng, Guang-Yong Zhang, San-Yuan Hu, Department of General Surgery, Qilu Hospital of Shandong University, Jinan 250012, Shandong Province, China
Yong-Xing Fu, Qing-Fa Wang, Department of Neonatal Medicine, Yidu Central Hospital of Weifang, Weifang 262500, Shandong Province, China
Author contributions: Shao Y, Cheng ZQ, Zhang GY, and Hu SY designed the study, analyzed the data, and wrote the paper; Shao Y, Cheng ZQ, and Hu SY performed the surgery and treated the patients; Shao Y, Fu YX, and Wang QF did the follow-up and collected and analyzed the patient data; Hu SY approved the final manuscript.
Institutional review board statement: The study was reviewed and approved by the Ethics Committee of Scientific Research of Shandong University Qilu Hospital.
Clinical trial registration statement: This study is registered at Chinese Clinical Trial Registry, and the registration number is ChiCTR1900020992.
Informed consent statement: In this study, all involved participants or their legal guardian provided written informed consent before entering the trial.
Conflict-of-interest statement: No authors of this paper have conflicting interests.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
CONSORT 2010 statement: The guidelines of the CONSORT 2010 Statement have been adopted.
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Corresponding author: San-Yuan Hu, MD, PhD, Chief Doctor, Professor, Department of General Surgery, Qilu Hospital of Shandong University, No. 107, Wenhua Xi Road, Jinan 250012, Shandong Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: January 30, 2019
Peer-review started: January 30, 2019
First decision: February 13, 2019
Revised: February 17, 2019
Accepted: February 22, 2019
Article in press: February 22, 2019
Published online: March 21, 2019