SAGES 2013

Download the SAGES 2013 Program

SAGES 2013 Abstracts and Posters

View all SAGES 2013 Abstracts and Posters

Vessel Sealer for Robotic Colectomy

Robert K Cleary, MD, Yu-Hsin Lin, MD St Joseph Mercy Hospital Ann Arbor Objective: The purpose of this study was to determine the effectiveness of the Vessel Sealer when performing robotic colorectal operations. Methods and Procedures: The Vessel Sealer in this video was utilized by the surgeon through the robotic dissecting port (D1) during a… Continue Reading »

Mechanical Evaluation of Articulated Instruments and Cross-handed Manipulation in Laparo-endoscopic

Jiangfan Zhu, MD East Hospital, Tongji University School of Medicine Background:Laparo-endoscopic single-site surgery ( LESS ) is limited by loss of triangulation and internal instruments conflict. To overcome these obstacles, some approaches have been introduced: articulated instruments and cross-handed manipulation which causes the right hand to control the left instrument tip and vice versa. The… Continue Reading »

Transanal haemorrhoidal dearterialisation (THD) – A minimally invasive non excisional haemorrhoidal surgery for third and fourth stage haemorrhoids: Short term outcome

Ahmed Hammad, Hytham Abudeeb, Dr, Christopher Wootton, Dr, Khuram Khan, Abel Latif Khan, Arijit Mukherjee Hairmyres Hospital, Glasgow NHS Lanarkshire Aim: To evaluate the short term outcome of THD mucopexy in the management of prolapsing haemorrhoids. Method: A prospective data was collected for all patients with symptomatic haemorrhoids and failed medical treatment that underwent THD… Continue Reading »

View all SAGES 2013 Abstracts and Posters