Better health care with improved safety … but how?
Efficacy and safety of reuse of disposable laparoscopic instruments in laparoscopic cholecystectomy a prospective randomized study
Laparoscopic resections for colorectal cancer Does conversion survival?
Endoscopic ultrasound-guided transrectal aspiration of pelvic fluid collections
Laparoscopic approach in the treatment of epiphrenic diverticula long-term results
Early feeding after laparoscopic pyloromyotomy the pros and cons
Laparoscopic Appendectomy Using Endoloops A Prospective, Randomized Clinical Trial
Laparoscopic nephrectomy for autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease
Experience with routine intraabdominal cultures during laparoscopic gastric bypass with implications for antibiotic prophylaxis
Can the procedure for prolapsing hemorrhoids (PPH) be done twice? Results of a porcine model
Laparoscopic management of common bile duct stones
Hematological long-term results of laparoscopic splenectomy for patients with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura a case control study
Laparoscopic adrenalectomy
Preoperative lower esophageal sphincter pressure has little influence on the outcome of laparoscopic Heller myotomy for achalasia
Disruptive visions surgical education
Computer-enhanced laparoscopic training system (CELTS) bridging the gap
Dexterity enhancement with robotic surgery
Outpatient laparoscopic surgery feasibility and consequences for education and health care costs
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for biliary dyskinesia
Aberrant left hepatic artery in laparoscopic antireflux procedures
Laparoscopically assisted transhiatal resection for malignancies of the distal esophagus
Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication after failure of Enteryx injection into the lower esophageal sphincter
Comparison between the right side and subxiphoid bilateral approaches in performing video-assisted thoracoscopic extended thymectomy for myasthenia gravis
Two-trocar adnexal surgery a “quasi” scarless operation
Prolonged intraperitoneal versus extraperitoneal insufflation of carbon dioxide in patients undergoing totally endoscopic robot-assisted radical prostatectomy
Videobronchoscopic guidance makes percutaneous dilational tracheostomy safer
Infrasternal mediastinoscopic surgery for anterior mediastinal masses
Usefulness of epidural anesthesia in gynecologic laparoscopic surgery for infertility in comparison to general anesthesia
Laparoscopy alone is superior to peritoneal cytology in staging gastric and esophageal carcinoma
Should carcinoma of the colon be treated laparoscopically?
Needle-knife suprapapillary sphincterotomy avoids postprocedure pancreatitis in patients with sphincter of Oddi dysfunction of biliary type II a report of three cases
Thoracoscopic plication of the diaphragm for postoperative phrenic paralysis a report of two cases
Robot-assisted mediastinal parathyroidectomy
Laparoscopic approach for early gastric cancer within a paraesophageal hiatal hernia
Intrahepatic subcapsular hematoma complicating laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Endoscopic repair of gastrostomy after inadvertent removal of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube
Laparoscopic transperitoneal clipping of the inferior mesenteric artery for the management of type II endoleak after endovascular repair of an aneurysm
Laparoscopic removal of ingested pin penetrating the gastric wall in an immunosuppressed patient
Simultaneous bilateral laparoscopic adrenalectomy a surgical option for multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN 2) patients with bilateral pheochromocytomas
Pitfalls and complications with laparoscopic intraperitoneal expanded polytetrafluoroethylene patch of postoperative ventral hernia
Randomized trial of different Intraabdominal pressures and acid-base balance alterations during laparoscopic cholecystectomy
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2004 Scientific Session of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) Denver, Colorado, USA, 31 March-3 April 2004
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