Overview of robotic colorectal surgery: Current and future practical developments
Sudipta Roy, Charles Evans, ST7 General Surgery, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust, Coventry CV2 2DX, United Kingdom
Author contributions: Roy S performed the majority of the research and writing of the paper, including photography; Evans C contributed to structuring of the paper and provided senior oversight.
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Correspondence to: Sudipta Roy, MBChB, MRCS, MSc, ST7 General Surgery, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust, Clifford Bridge Road, Coventry CV2 2DX, United Kingdom. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: April 28, 2015
Peer-review started: May 7, 2015
First decision: October 21, 2015
Revised: November 19, 2015
Accepted: December 8, 2015
Article in press: December 11, 2015
Published online: February 27, 2016