To the Editor We read with great interest the article by Santos et al1 on the opportunity of treating recurrent, complicated, or symptomatic diverticulitis by conservative management or elective sigmoidectomy and related quality of life (QoL).
We congratulate the authors for their efforts in conducting this randomized clinical trial. However, we would like to raise concerns and make comments on the study design, conduction, and results.
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Birindelli A, Di Saverio S, Taglietti L. Comments and Concerns on the LASER Trial. JAMA Surg. 2021;156(10):984. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2021.2244
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