SAGES 2011


March 30 – April 2, 2011
San Antonio Convention Center, San Antonio, TX

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SAGES 2011 Abstracts and Posters

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Simulation Education: for TAPP and TEP Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair

Y Kurashima, MD PhD, P A Kaneva, MSc, L S Feldman, MD, G M Fried, MD, M C Vassiliou, MD MEd. Steinberg-Bernstein Centre for Minimally Invasive Surgery McGill University Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair (LIHR) has been shown to be advantageous for bilateral or recurrent hernias, however, it has not gained widespread acceptance. One of the… Continue Reading »

Initial Experience with Revisional Bariatric Surgery

Enrique F Elli, MD FACS, Lindberg K Simpson, MD, Osman Mahidi-Babikir, MD, Francesco M Bianco, MD, Mario A Masrur, MD, Nicolas C Buchs, MD, Pier C Giulianotti, MD FACS. Division of General, Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Introduction: With the increased demand for bariatric… Continue Reading »

The Effectiveness of Ward Based High Dependency Bay (HDB) in the Early Post-Operative Management of Oesophagectomies and Gastrectomies

Ali A Warsi, Mr Dr, Alex Wilkins, Dr, Richard Berrisford, Mr, Grant Sanders, Mr, Jo Rahamim, Mr, Tim Wheatley. Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, Devon, U.K. Introduction:The early post-operative management of oesophagectomies in intensive therapy unit (ITU )is well recognised in most centres. However, we have made effective use of high dependency bays on surgical ward, with… Continue Reading »

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