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Long-term symptoms following endoscopic sphincterotomy for common bile duct stones
Intraoperative endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) to remove common bile duct stones during routine laparoscopic cholecystectomy does not prolong hospitalization a 2-year experience
Qualitative and quantitative analysis of the learning curve of a simulated surgical task on the da Vinci system
Robot-assisted laparoscopic cholecystectomy versus conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy a comparative study
Mediastinoscope-assisted transhiatal esophagectomy for esophageal cancer
Laparoscopic radiofrequency ablation of hepatic tumors Prospective clinical evaluation of ablation size comparing two treatment algorithms
Hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery (HALS) a report of 150 procedures
Laparoscopic pancreatic surgery Current indications and surgical results
Laparoscopic resection of the pancreas a feasibility study of the short-term outcome
Optimization of cardiac preload during laparoscopic donor nephrectomy A preliminary study of central venous pressure versus esophageal doppler monitoring
Periarterial application of papaverine during laparoscopic donor nephrectomy improves early graft function after kidney transplantation in pigs
Stenting or stoma creation for patients with inoperable malignant colonic obstructions? Results of a study and cost-effectiveness analysis
Outcome of laparoscopic colorectal resection
Dual endoscopic-assisted endoluminal colostomy reversal A feasibility study
Outcome of laparoscopic redo fundoplication
Laparoscopic repair of large paraesophageal hernia is associated with a low incidence of recurrence and reoperation
Long-term retention of endoscopically placed hydrogel prostheses at the lower esophageal sphincter in pigs
Comparison of high- vs low-dose 5-aminolevulinic acid for photodynamic therapy of Barrett's esophagus
Correlation of radiographic and manometric findings in patients with ineffective esophageal motility
Outcome of laparoscopic Nissen-Rossetti fundoplication in children with gastroesophageal reflux disease and supraesophageal symptoms
Results of thoracoscopic pleural abrasion for primary spontaneous pneumothorax
Ideal timing of thoracoscopic decortication and drainage for empyema in children
Staple line coverage with absorbable mesh after thoracoscopic bullectomy for spontaneous pneumothorax
Endoscopic implantation and patency evaluation of lumboperitoneal shunt an innovative technique
Laparoscopic virtual reality and box trainers is one superior to the other?
New model for skills assessment and training progress in minimally invasive surgery
Effects of pneumoperitoneum created through CO2 insufflation and parameters of mechanical ventilation (PEEP application) on systemic dissemination of intraabdominal infections
The relationship between hand size and difficulty using surgical instruments A survey of 726 laparoscopic surgeons
First experience of endoscopic implantation of tissue expanders in plastic and reconstructive surgery
Five-year outcome of laparoscopic and Lichtenstein hernioplasties
Investigating a possible cause of mesh migration during totally extraperitoneal (TEP) repair
Totally extraperitoneal (TEP) hernia repair after an original TEP
Laparoscopic incisional hernia repair in a porcine model What do transfixion sutures add?
Burst strength of laparoscopic and open hernia repair
Incidence of incisional recurrence after thoracoscopy
Favorable early results of gastric banding for morbid obesity the American experience
Laparoscopic diaphragmatic plication long-term results of a novel surgical technique for postoperative phrenic nerve palsy
Use of the surgical towel in colorectal hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery (HALS)
Laparoscopic resection of a pancreatic polypeptidoma with a solitary liver metastasis
Dislocation of the mandible
Endoscopic fibrin sealing of congenital pyriform sinus fistula
Laparoscopic splenectomy for the treatment of wandering spleen
Jejunal leiomyosarcoma, a rare cause of obscure gastrointestinal bleeding diagnosed by wireless capsule endoscopy
Transgastric laparoscopic approach for resection of hemorrhagic Dieulafoy's vascular malformation
Right hepatic artery pseudoaneurysm and cystic duct leak after laparoscopic cholecystectom
A laparoscopic approach to the surgical management of enterocutaneous fistula in a wound healing by secondary intention
Laparoscopic repair of an internal strangulated supravesical hernia
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Clinical predictors of leak after laparoscopic Roux-enY gastric bypass for morbid obesity
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Facilitation of open spigelian hernia repair by laparoscopic location of the hernial defect
Sonographic evaluation for peripheral pulmonary nodules during video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery
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A prospective randomized study of prophylactic antibiotics in elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy
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Pediatric laparoscopic appendectomy for acute appendicitis A cost analysis
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