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Laparoscopic Low Anterior Resection with Total Mesorectal Excision on 469 Patients with Rectal Cancer

Song Liang, MD, PhD, Morris E Franklin Jr, MD, FACS, Jeffrey L Glass, MD, FACS Texas Endosurgery Institute BACKGOUND AND OBJECTIVES: This prospective study focused on the patients with rectal cancer who underwent laparoscopic low anterior resection with total mesorectal excision and was specifically aimed at investigating if the this laparoscopic approach can be accepted… Continue Reading

Comparison of Imaging-Assisted laparoscopic Adrenalectomy and Conventional Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy

Chi Hsiang Wu, MD, Hurng-Sheng Wu, MD, Eugene Lin, MD Changbin Show Chwan Memorial Hospital Purpose: A new image-guided surgical system, with a computer-aided imaging-overlay system between the real-time laparoscopic view and a reconstructed 3D surgical model of the targeted anatomy, named augmented reality (AR), We compare imaging-assisted laparoscopic adrenalectomy (IALA) and conventional laparoscopic adrenalectomy… Continue Reading

Impact of the combined thoracoscopic and laparoscopic surgery for patients with esophageal cancer on pulmonary morbidity after esophagectomy: A retrospective multivariate analysis

Naoshi Kubo, Masaichi Ohira, Katsunobu Sakurai, Hisashi Nagahara, Hiroaki Tanaka, Kazuya Muguruma, Kosei Hirakawa Department of Surgical Oncology, Graduate school of medicine, Osaka-City University Aim:Esophagectomy for esophageal cancer has been considered to be associated with high rate of postoperative morbidity. Among various morbidities after esophagectomy, pulmonary complication (PC) has been reported to lead to prolonged… Continue Reading

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