SAGES 2008


Surgical Spring Week
April 9-12, 2008
Pennsylvania Convention Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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SAGES 2008 Abstracts and Posters

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Laparoscopic Colectomy for Single Port Surgery in Colorectal Cancer. Initial Experiencia in Two Institucion in Colombia

Rafael garcia duperly, md, Fernando Arias amezquita, md, evelyn dorado, Md, eduardo londoño, md. fundacion santa fe bogota, clinica reina sofia AIMS: show the initial experience in the management of patients with colon cancer with laparoscopic radical oncological with devices for single site surgery TYPE DEVICE:we had two diferent types of devices for perform the… Continue Reading »

Laparoscopic Enucleation of the Insulinoma of the Pancreas

Takeshi Naitoh, MD FACS, T Morikawa, MD, M Kakyo, MD, M Kinouchi, MD, T Ando, MD, F Motoi, MD, S Egawa, MD, M Unno, MD. Department of Surgery, Tohoku University Hospital Neuroendocrine tumor (NET) of the pancreas is considered as relatively low malignant tumor. It is often treated with laparoscopic surgery. Most popular procedure for… Continue Reading »

Performance Measures of Surgeon-endoscopists in a Veterans Affairs Medical Center: Appropriateness of Surgical Resident Colonoscopy Training

Objective: Colonoscopy training is recognized to be important for surgical resident training. This study aimed to determine if surgeon-endoscopists meet quality indicators in the performance of colonoscopy in a Veteran's Medical Center.Methods: Retrospective review of prospective standardized computer endoscopic reporting database (ProVationMDR). All colonoscopies performed by two attending surgeons (one general and one colorectal) between… Continue Reading »

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