SAGES 2009

April 22 – 25, 2009
Phoenix, Arizona

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SAGES 2009 Abstracts and Posters

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Modified Single Incision Lapraroscopic Adjustable Gastric Band

Introduction: Single incision surgery is an evolving technique which aims to minimize pain and scarring related to multiple laparoscopic incisions. This video describes a modified single incision laparoscopic approach for adjustable gastric band placement in a 28 year old female with a BMI 48.75. Methods: Although we originally used a true single incision technique and… Continue Reading »

Per Oral Stapled Fundoplication with the Medigus Srs Device

We are presenting a one year follow up of the initial experience with a transoral method for creating an anterior fundoplication (Dor-Thal) using the MediGus endoscopic stapling system (SRS)The device is a stand alone single use flexible endoscope, which incorporates an ultrasonic range finder and a surgical stapler. The stapler fires a quintuplet of standard… Continue Reading »

Revisional Bariatric Surgery: From Sleeve Gastrectomy to Robotic-Assisted Gastric Bypass

M Masrur, MD, F Gheza, MD, D Calatayud, MD PhD, S D'ugo, MD, F M Bianco, MD, E F Elli, MD FACS. Division of General, Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA.   IntroductionThe laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) is used as an effective procedure for morbid… Continue Reading »

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