New SAGES Video Library Search

The SAGES Video Library has always been one of our web site’s signature features. Since 2008, we have been recording videos from our annual meeting and since 2011 we have also allowed our members to donate their own videos to SAGES to help educate their colleagues.  All of our videos are hosted on YouTube as […]

The Fundamental Use of Surgical Energy – FUSE

By Dr. Daniel Jones, President-Elect, SAGES The Fundamental Use of Surgical Energy initiative was conceived and initiated in 2010 by then SAGES president-elect Steven Schwaitzberg. He recognized that surgeons have a very rudimentary understanding of the physics behind the surgical energy devices they use every day in the operating room. As such, they were, and […]

Trends in Enhanced Recovery

By Dr. Thomas A. Aloia, MD, Co-Chair SAGES SMART Committee, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Dept. of Surgical Oncology and Dr. Nisha Narula, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Dept. of Surgical Oncology Although enhanced recovery seems to just be getting its footing on the US Surgical landscape, the concept and practice has been well described by Prof. Henrik […]

SAGES Masters Program

By Dr. Daniel Jones, President-Elect, SAGES You have finished fellowship, but want to be a better surgeon.  Until recently, you went into clinical practice, read textbooks, watched video and attended SAGES Annual Meeting.  To get recertified you might read SESAP and learn a lot about breasts, vascular and transplant and other topics totally unrelated to […]

Patient FAQs on FUSE and Testing for Physicians Now Available – SAGES FUSE Program Highlighted on NBC4

SAGES Fundamental Use of Surgical Energy™ Committee has developed Patient FAQS to address important questions about stray energy, what patients need to know, and how SAGES and physicians can address the risks. To view the Patient FAQs visit http://www.fuseprogram.org/about/patient-faqs/. Dr. Pascal Fuchshuber, SAGES Board Member and FUSE Chair, was interviewed by NBC4 in Los Angeles for a recent story regarding the […]