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Bio-Texture Modeling of digestive organ by multi-material 3D printer: feasibility in therapeutic simulation and navigation

Maki Sugimoto, MD, PhD Gastroenterology, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine Our new technology of Bio-Texture Modeling by multi-material 3D printing system enabled manufacturing patient-specific 3D organ models by simultaneous jetting of different types of model materials. We evaluated its feasibility in therapeutic simulation and navigation for digestive diseases to facilitate planning and execution of… Continue Reading »

Using Direct Trocar Technique in Laparoscopic Appendectomy: Our Results and Experience

Orhan Aras, MD, Hasan Altun, MD, Mehmet Okuducu, MD, Ender Onur, MD, Aziz Bora Karip, MD, Orhan Bat, MD, Hamit Kafkas Celik, MD, Kemal Memisoglu, MD Fatih Sultan Mehmet Education and Research Hospital, Istanbul, TURKEY Purpose: Appendicitis is the most common cause of acute abdomen, and appendectomy is the most frequent surgical procedure performed in… Continue Reading »

Burst Pressure of Esophageal Mucosotomy Closure in Per-Oral Endoscopic Myotomy: Running Suture Closure vs Mucosal Clip Closure.

Ashwin A Kurian, MD, Ahmed Sharata, MD, Christy M Dunst, MD, Kevin M Reavis, MD, Lee L Swanstrom, MD Providence Portland Medical Center, Oregon Clinic- GMIS Division Background:Meticulous closure in esophageal surgery is mandatory due to the high morbidity associated with leaks. Endoscopic esophageal procedures such as POEM are increasing popular, and clip closure of… Continue Reading »

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