SAGES 2010

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12th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery
April 14 – 17, 2010
Landover, Maryland USA (just outside of Washington, DC)
Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center

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SAGES 2010 Abstracts and Posters

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Vr to or Part II: The Effect of Warmup on Operative Skills in the Or

Introduction: There is a growing body of work that suggests warmup can positively impact a performers physical and cognitive agility, enable better focus and lead to lesser errors. and cognitive skills is an accepted practice in many domains such as sports or music. While the level of involvement of psychomotor and cognitive skills in surgery… Continue Reading »

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Poses Physical Injury Risk to Surgeons: Analysis of Hand Technique and Standing Position

Introduction: This study compares the effects of surgical techniques (one-handed versus two-handed) and surgeon’s standing position (side-standing versus between-standing) during laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) and its outcomes on surgeons’ learning, performance, and ergonomics. There is little homogeneity in how to perform and train for LC. Variations in standing position (“American” or side-standing technique where the surgeon… Continue Reading »

Three Port Robotic Right Hemicolectomy: A Systematic Approach to Set Up and Surgery

Robotic Surgery for colonic resections has been the topic of multiple discussions regarding cost, procedure length, safety and efficacy over the past several years. Despite, awareness generated from this research there is a paucity of video data that addresses the proper setup involved for a successful colonic resection utilizing robotic technology. We describe a systematic… Continue Reading »

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