Laparoscopic Colectomy Costs Less than Open Colectomy for IBD

Laparoscopic Colectomy Costs Less than Open Colectomy for IBD
A new study published in the March 25 online edition of JAMA Surgery has shown that people who underwent a laparoscopic colectomy needed fewer days of health care. Their acute and follow-up care also costed less when compared to people who had traditional open surgery. Scientists from the United States and Norway studied national health insurance claims using data from the

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