Open Access Pre-publication history

Totally laparoscopic versus conventional ileoanal pouch procedure – design of a single-centre, expertise based randomised controlled trial to compare the laparoscopic and conventional surgical approach in patients undergoing primary elective restorative proctocolectomy- LapConPouch-Trial

Dalibor Antolovic, Peter Kienle, Hanns-Peter Knaebel, Jan Schmidt, Carsten N Gutt, Jürgen Weitz, Moritz Koch, Markus W Büchler and Christoph M Seiler*

BMC Surgery 2006, 6:13  doi:10.1186/1471-2482-6-13

Pre-publication versions of this article and reviewers' reports

Original Submission - Version 1 Manuscript 10 May 2006
Reviewer's Report Michael Diamond 27 Jul 2006
Resubmission - Version 2 Manuscript Author's comment 26 Sep 2006
Resubmission - Version 3 Manuscript Author's comment 13 Nov 2006
Editorial acceptance 22 Nov 2006
Published 24 Nov 2006