Sigmoid volvulus (SV) shows a high recurrence rate even after the correction of torsion using an intestinal endoscope. Intestinal resection is radical, but the most pat
Salvage thoracoscopic esophagectomy after chemoradiation therapy is extremely difficult because of fibrotic and edematous change in mediastinal tissue. Especially
Gastroscopic assisted percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) is an easy means to provide enteral access in patient unable to intake nutrition via oral route.
Colorectal cancer is the 4th most common cancer and 2 most common COD. In Alabama, it is among the top 6 in regards to mortality. There are several methods of screening for CRC but the most widely
We present the preliminary findings of a study we started in our institution, Pelican Hospital in Oradea, Romania. In the past 12 months we started a study to quantify the reduction of opioid pain
Magnetic sphincter augmentation (MSA) using the LINX® Reflux Management System provides an alternative surgical option for patients experiencing medicall
We introduced single port laparoscopic surgery at our hospitals in May 2009 and our experiences of single port laparoscopic surgery now number more than 1000 as of
To examine the European Hernia Society Quality of Life (EuraHS QoL) scores at 6 months post-inguinal hernia repair comparing laparoscopic versus robotic techniques.
Laryngopharyngeal pH-monitoring (Restech) is a relatively new reflux testing device that needs more validation. It was developed to detect both liquid and acidic gas
A 78-year-old woman presents to the emergency department with complaints of abdominal pain. Earlier that day she had undergone a routine screening colonoscop