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Post: SAGES Launches iLAP Mastery and Education Program to Improve Global Surgical Outcomes Courses to Commence in 9 Centers in Mexico

Having access to minimally invasive surgery (MIS), where patients can return to work the same day or in just a few days, is of tremendous advantage to patients globally, especially when a patient is the primary income earner for his or her family. To address disparities in global access to MIS, the SAGES Go Global […]

Page: The SAGES Manual of Pediatric Minimally Invasive Surgery

by Danielle S. Walsh (Editor), Todd A. Ponsky (Editor), Nicholas E. Bruns (Editor)   This manual provides a comprehensive, state-of-the art review of this field, and will serve as a valuable resource for adult and pediatric surgeons at all stages of experience with interest in the use of minimally invasive surgical techniques in children. This […]

Page: The SAGES Manual of Robotic Surgery

by Ankit D. Patel (Editor), Dmitry Oleynikov (Editor)   This text is designed to present a comprehensive approach to the various applications of surgical techniques and procedures currently performed with the robotic surgical platform. The initial chapters will address preliminary issues faced by surgeons and staff who may be undertaking these new techniques. These areas […]

Page: The SAGES Manual Transitioning to Practice

by David B. Renton (Editor), Peter Nau (Editor), Denise W. Gee (Editor)   This SAGES manual will help educate and advise our new and recent surgical graduates on entering the job market. From how to find a job, to contract negotiations, to research and grant proposals, this manual offers pertinent strategies crucial to both surgical […]

Page: The SAGES Manual Ethics of Surgical Innovation

by Steven C. Stain (Editor), Aurora D. Pryor (Editor), Phillip P. Shadduck (Editor) This text provides a comprehensive review of the ethical issues involved with the development, evaluation, and introduction of new treatments of gastrointestinal diseases. How several landmark surgical innovations were developed are described to show the challenges faced, and the ethical dilemmas these innovators […]

Page: The SAGES Manual of Strategic Decision Making: Case Studies in Minimal Access Surgery

by Carol E.H. Scott-Conner (Editor), José E. Torres (Editor), Nate Thepjatri (Editor)   Quick and easy-to-read case studies that improve surgical decision-making Multiple scenarios in general and laparoscopic surgery explore various operative strategies and the rationale for selecting a given approach Techniques are briefly described and illustrated and are accompanied by a short evidence-based review […]

Page: The SAGES Manual of Hernia Repair

by Brian P. Jacob (Editor), Bruce Ramshaw (Editor) The SAGES Manual of Hernia Repair will serve as a state-of-the-art resource for hernia surgeons and residents alike who are interested in the rapidly evolving area of abdominal wall hernia repair. This manual captures and summarizes the current trends in the field, as well as describing the […]

Page: The SAGES Manual: A Practical Guide to Bariatric Surgery

by Ninh T. Nguyen (Editor), Eric DeMaria (Editor), Sayeed Ikramuddin (Editor), Matthew M. Hutter (Editor)   The name you trust with the SAGES Manuals, providing a concise, practice-oriented guide to the most current techniques in bariatric surgery Bariatric surgery is an increasingly common procedure, but far from an easy one. Patient assessment and selection must […]

Page: The SAGES Manual of Groin Pain

by Brian P. Jacob (Editor), David C. Chen (Editor), Bruce Ramshaw (Editor), Shirin Towfigh (Editor)   This manual captures and summarizes the key elements in management of groin pain, including relevant anatomy, etiologies, diagnostic evaluation tools, imaging, detailed pharmacologic options, interventional modalities and options for operative remediation. The manual separately addresses the management of intrinsic […]

Page: The SAGES Manual of Quality, Outcomes and Patient Safety

by David S. Tichansky MD FACS (Editor), John Morton (Editor), Daniel B. Jones (Editor) The SAGES Manual of Quality, Outcomes and Saftey concisely summarizes important concepts to improve patient care at a systems level. While the focus is on advanced laparoscopy and innovative technology, the principles and examples in this book can be useful across […]