SAGES 2012


March 7 – 10, 2012
San Diego Convention Center

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SAGES 2012 Abstracts and Posters

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High Incidence of Symptomatic Incisional Hernia After Midline Extraction in Laparoscopic Colon Resection

Lawrence Lee, MD, Benjamin Mappin-kasirer, Chao Li, MD, Pepa Kaneva, MSc, Barry Stein, MD, Patrick Charlebois, MD, Sender Liberman, MD, Melina Vassiliou, MD, Gerald M Fried, MD, Liane S Feldman, MD. Steinberg-Bernstein Centre for Minimally Invasive Surgery and Innovation, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada   Background: The incidence of incisional hernia (IH) has not decreased… Continue Reading »

Intra-operative Fluorescent Cholangiography Using Indocyanin Green for Robotic Single Site Cholecystectomy

Nicolas N Buchs, MD, Francois Pugin, MD, Franceso Volonte, MD, Pascal Bucher, MD, Eduardo Schiffer, MD, Philippe Morel, MD PhD. Clinic for Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland, Department of Anesthesiology, University Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland   Introduction: Fluorescent imaging with Indocyanin green (ICG) might be a non-ionizing alternative… 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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