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SAGES 2013 Abstracts and Posters
Laparoscopic Intra-peritoneal Mesh Repair combined with clean contaminated surgeries – Feasibility and safety.
C Palanivelu, MS, FACS, P Praveen Raj, MS, P Senthilnathan, MS, R Parthasarathi, MS, M K Ganesh GEM Hospital & Research Centre Since the first report of laparoscopic ventral hernia repair in 1992, this procedure has gained popularity with benefits of shorter hospital stay, improved patient outcome and fewer complications than the traditional open procedures.… Continue Reading
Evaluation of Clinical Outcome of Early Laparoscpic Cholecystectomy for Acute Calculus Cholecystitis
P N Agarwal, MS, FICS, Sushant Verma, MS MAMC AND LNH DELHI INDIA INTRODUCTION: The aim of this randomized study was to evaluate the safety and feasibility of early laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis and to compare the results with delayed laparoscopic cholecystectomy. METHODS AND PROCEDURES: Between August 2010 and March 2012, 30 patients with… Continue Reading
Pre-operative Evalution of Gastric Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors: Endoscopic Ultrasound vs Ct Scan
K B Williams, MD, MS, J F Bradley, MD, B A Wormer, MD, D Banerjee, A L Walters, MS, K T Dacey, MHA, A E Lincourt, PhD, MBA, B T Heniford, MD Carolinas Medical Center IntroductionThe aim of this study is to compare the preoperative anatomic localization and tumor size measurements of endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)… Continue Reading