International Best Paper Awards

2017 SAGES Best International Paper Winners

SAGES Board of Governors and the SAGES Global Affairs Committee would like to acknowledge the following Top International Paper Presenters:

NAMEPierre Allemann
INSTITUTIONCentre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois (CHUV), Lausanne, CH and Vrie University Medical Center (VUMC), Amsterdam, NL
ABSTRACTCompletely minimally invasive esophagectomy for cancer with intrathoracic anastomosis: A simple and reproducible technique in prone position
COUNTRYSwitzerland
NAMEAkinari Nomura
INSTITUTIONSaga University
ABSTRACTA novel evacuation system enables surgeons to perform laparoscopic total mesorectal excision with high precision using an electric scalpel alone
COUNTRYJapan
NAMEArslan Pannu
INSTITUTIONThe Central Manchester University Hospitals, The Royal Blackburn Hospital, Blackburn, UK, and The Royal Oldham Hospital, Manchester, UK
ABSTRACTLAPAROSCOPIC PERITONEAL LAVAGE VERSUS SIGMOIDECTOMY FOR MANAGEMENT OF PERFORATED DIVERTICULITIS: META-ANALYSIS OF RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIALS
COUNTRYUnited Kingdom
NAMEEham L Arora
INSTITUTIONGrant government medical college & Sir J.J. group of Hospitals, Mumbai, India, and Government Medical College and Hospital, Nagpur, India
ABSTRACTLaparoscopic lateral Pancreaticojejunostomy stapled and sutured techniques.
COUNTRYIndia
NAMEPablo Achurra
INSTITUTIONDepartment of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and Hospital Sotero del Río, Santiago, Chile
ABSTRACTLaparoscopic four-duct hepatojejunal anastomosis in severe Mirizzi syndrome
COUNTRYChile