A pragmatic, multicentre, randomised controlled trial comparing stapled haemorrhoidopexy to traditional excisional surgery for haemorrhoidal disease (eTHoS): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

Watson, A.J.M., Bruhn, H., MacLeod, K. et al. (13 more authors) (2014) A pragmatic, multicentre, randomised controlled trial comparing stapled haemorrhoidopexy to traditional excisional surgery for haemorrhoidal disease (eTHoS): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials, 15. ARTN 439. ISSN 1745-6215

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Authors/Creators:
  • Watson, A.J.M.
  • Bruhn, H.
  • MacLeod, K.
  • McDonald, A.
  • McPherson, G.
  • Kilonzo, M.
  • Norrie, J.
  • Loudon, M.A.
  • McCormack, K.
  • Buckley, B.
  • Brown, S. https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0980-2793
  • Curran, F.
  • Jayne, D.
  • Rajagopal, R.
  • Cook, J.A.
  • eTHoS study group,
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Keywords: haemorrhoids; stapled haemorrhoidopexy; excisional haemorrhoidectomy; haemorrhoid artery ligation; randomised controlled trials; discrete choice experiment; health economics; anorectal surgery; trial incentives
Dates:
  • Published: 11 November 2014
  • Accepted: 26 September 2014
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Sheffield Teaching Hospitals
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 09 Aug 2016 10:14
Last Modified: 09 Aug 2016 10:14
Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1745-6215-15-439
Status: Published
Publisher: BioMed Central
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1186/1745-6215-15-439
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