SAGES 2014

SAGES 2014 Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah

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SAGES 2014 Abstracts and Posters

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Positive Lymph Node to Recovered Lymph Node Ratio As a Predictor of Survival in Patients with Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma

Ambar Banerjee, MD, Lee Coghill, BS, Elango Edhayan, MD, Richard Berri, MD. Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, St John Hospital and Medical Center Detroit, MI, USA. Introduction Surgical resection of pancreatic adenocarcinoma is associated with low survival rates, even with curative resections. Our study investigated the impact of positive to recovered lymph node… Continue Reading

Laparoscopic Eschar Myotomy for Esophageal Stricture Following a TIF (Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication) Microperforation

Ruchir Puri, MD, Steven P Bowers, MD. Mayo Clinic, Florida. The video submission is a case presentation of a 66 Y male who underwent a TIF (transoral incisionless fundoplication) complicated by mediastinitis. He developed severe, refractory dysphagia. He was found to have extensive fibrosis and thickening of the esophageal wall with extrinsic compression of the… Continue Reading

Impact of an Enhanced Recovery Pathway for Colorectal Surgery On Quality of Life After Hospital Discharge

Lawrence Lee, MD, MSc, Juan Mata, MD, Berson Augustin, Gabriela A Ghitulescu, MD, A S Liberman, MD, Patrick Charlebois, MD, Carol-Ann Vasilevsky, MD, Nancy Morin, MD, Franco Carli, MD, Liane S Feldman, MD. McGill University Health Centre; Sir Mortimer B. Davis Jewish General Hospital.  INTRODUCTION: Enhanced recovery pathways (ERP) for colorectal surgery shorten length of… Continue Reading

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