To the Editor Veld et al1 conducted a national, population-based cohort study to compare decompressing stoma with self-expandable metal stent as a bridge to surgery for advanced left-sided obstructive colon cancer using propensity score matching. We congratulate the authors on their important contributions. However, while reading the article, a few questions arose that we would like to address.
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Zhou H, Wang A, Hu Z. Decompressing Stoma vs Stent in Left-Sided Obstructive Colon Cancer. JAMA Surg. Published online June 03, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.1674
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