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The Zone of Proximal Development in Laparoscopic Skill Acquisition – A Randomised Controlled Trial Into the Effect of Mentoring in Surgical Training

Simon J Cole, BScHons, Hugh Mackenzie, MBBS, BSc, MRCS, Joon Ha, MBBS, BScHons, George B Hanna, PhD, FRCS, Danilo Miskovic, MD, FRCS Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College, St. Marys Hospital, Praed Street, London, UK, W2 1NY Introduction:The Zone of Proximal Development (ZPD) is the potential gain conferred by mentored over independent training. This… Continue Reading »

Quality of Life impairment after Endoluminal Loco-Regional Resection (ELRR) and Laparoscopic Total Mesorectal Excision (LTME).

Emanuele Lezoche, MD, Bernardina Fabiani, MD, Alessandro M. Paganini, MD, PhD, Andrea Balla, MD, Annarita Vestri, MD, Lorenzo Pescatori, MD, Daniele Scoglio, MD, Giancarlo D'Ambrosio, MD, Giovanni Lezoche, MD Department of Surgery 'P. Stefanini', Policlinico Umberto I, 'Sapienza' University of Rome Introduction: In selected patients with rectal cancer Endoluminal Loco-Regional Resection (ELRR) by Transanal Endoscopic… Continue Reading »

Laparoscopic Management of Malignant and Benign Colon Disease: A Comparative Analysis of Single-Incision Laparoscopic and Hand-Assisted Laparoscopic Colectomy

John Vassaur, BA, Hannah Vassaur, MS, PAC, Nicole E Sharp, MD, Daniel Jupiter, PhD, Rob Watson, MD, John Eckford, MD, F. Paul Buckley III, MD Division of General Surgery, Scott and White Healthcare Purpose: A review of all single-incision laparoscopic (SILS) and hand-assisted laparoscopic (HAL) colectomies in patients with colon malignancy or benign polyp disease… Continue Reading »

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