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Table 2 Detailed information of oncological and perioperative outcomes of included studies

From: Transanal total mesorectal excision (taTME) for rectal cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis of oncological and perioperative outcomes compared with laparoscopic total mesorectal excision

Studies Velthuis [31] Kanso [27] Hevia [28] Chen [30] Denost [32] Perdawood [26] Angelis [29]
Mactoscopic quality of mesorectum *   *   * * *
Harvested lymph nodes * * * * * * *
Circumferential resection margin * * * * * * *
Positive circumferential resection margin * * *   * * *
Distal resection margin * * * * * * *
Positive distal resection margin   *    *   *
Length of resected specimen *       *
Complete remission after neoadjuvant    * *    *
Operative time   * * * * * *
Conversion   * * * * * *
Hospital stay   * * * * * *
Intraoperative complications    * *   * *
Postoperative complications   * * * * * *
Anastomotic leakage   * * * * * *
Ileus    * * * * *
Acute urinary retention    * * * * *
Blood loss     *   *  
Mobilization of splenic flexure    * *   *  
Readmission    * *   * *
Mortality   *    *   *
Type of anastomosis   * * *   *  
Disease-free survival   *      
Starting diet period    *     
Days to Foley removal     *    
Diverting Ostomy    * *