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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Robotic Assisted Hepatectomy and Cholecystectomy in Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS) Using Gelport

Maki Sugimoto, MD, Yosinori Morita, MD, Yuichiro Matsuoka, PhD, Mariko Man-i, MD, Shoko Fujiwara, MD, Tsuyoshi Sanuki, MD, Masaru Yoshida, MD, Takashi Toyonaga, MD, Takanobu Hayakumo, MD, Hiromu Kutsumi, MD, Etsuko Kumamoto, PhD, Kagayaki Kuroda, P. Kobe University BACKGROUND:Single incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS) allows for the performance of major surgical procedures with a single small… Continue Reading »

Comparing Subjective and Objective Measures of Knowledge During Surgical Residency

Timothy M Farrell, MD, Michael O Meyers, MD, Lindsee E McPhail, MD, Geoffrey P Kohn, MD, Mark J Koruda, MD, Anthony A Meyer, MD PhD. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Objective: Surgery resident knowledge is assessed subjectively and objectively throughout training. Subjective evaluation depends upon faculty assessment. Objective measurement derives from the American… Continue Reading »

Single Access Laparoscopic Colostomy Closure

Jimmy Y Chung, MD. Surgical Associates of Monterey Bay Introduction: This paper describes a novel method of using Single Access Laparoscopy to reverse a colostomy from a standard Hartmann's procedure. Methods: A patient who underwent a Hartmann's procedure for a perforated diverticulitis three months previously underwent reversal of colostomy by laparoscopy. The stoma itself was… Continue Reading »

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