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SAGES 2013 Abstracts and Posters
Koya Hida, MD, Daiki Yasukawa, MD, Atuhiko Sumii, MD, Shintaro Okumura, MD, Masato Matuura, MD, Naoki Uyama, MD, Atsushi Itami, MD, Takahisa Kyogoku, MD Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Nishi-Kobe Medical Center Introduction: Laparoscopic surgery for colorectal cancer has spread all over the world during the last two decades. Less invasive approaches are required in these… Continue Reading »
Predictive factors for conversion in laparoscopic colorectal surgery and impact on early postoperative period. An 848 patient case control study.
Jose Gellona, MD, Gonzalo Inostroza, MD, Rodrigo Miguieles, MD, Maria Elena Molina, MD, Felipe Bellolio, MD, Gonzalo Urrejola, MD, Daniella Espinola, MD, Tomas Larach, MD, Jose M Zuniga, Alvaro Zuniga, MD Colorectal Unit. Department of Digestive Surgery. Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile Introduction: Several factors have been associated with a higher rate of conversion in… Continue Reading »
Go Wakabayashi, MD, Hiroyuki Nitta, MD, Takeshi Takahara, MD, Yasushi Hasegawa, MD, Shoji Kanno, MD, Akira Sasaki, MD Department of Surgery, Iwate Medical University School of Medicine We performed a pure laparoscopic anterior sectionectomy with a hanging maneuver for HCC. A hanging maneuver is useful because it defines the cutting line and reduces blood loss.… Continue Reading »