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Development of Kinect-based Training System for Laparoscopic Surgery

Daisuke Miki, BEng, Takuro Ishii, MEng, Kazuya Kawamura, PhD, Hiroshi Kawahira, MD, PhD, Tatsuo Igarashi, MD, PhD Department of Medical System Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan Objective of the technologyThe minimally invasive surgery that includes NOTES and SILS requires surgeons to handle delicate surgical operations with narrow vision and limited perception. In… Continue Reading »

Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic Hernia Repair with Mesh – Video Presentation

Matthew Benenati, DO, Alia Abdulla, DO, Linda Szczurek, DO, Adeshola Fakulujo, MD University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Continuing in the trend of minimally invasive surgery, laparoscopic repair of diaphragmatic hernias is quickly becoming the preferred method. Synthetic mesh was used over a partial primary closure of a rare, right-sided anterior diaphragmatic (Morgagni)… Continue Reading »

Transumbilical Single-Incision Laparoscopic Choledocholithtomy Using Conventional Instruments: the First Fifteen Cases

Shuodong Wu, Tian Yu, Chunchih Chen, Yongsheng Chen Department of the Second General Surgery, Sheng Jing Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang City, Liaoning Province, People's Republic of China Background/aim: Optimization of quality of life (QOL) is an important goal in the advanced surgery. Herein we share our fifteen cases to demonstrate the feasibility of… Continue Reading »

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