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Consensus Statement on Surgery Journal Authorship - 2006
Treatment of refractory gastroesophageal reflux disease with radiofrequency energy (Stretta) in patients after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
Long-term outcome of laparoscopic Nissen, Toupet, and Thal antireflux procedures for neurologically normal children with gastroesophageal reflux disease
Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy as an initial weight-loss procedure for high-risk patients with morbid obesity
Predictors of success after laparoscopic gastric bypass a multivariate analysis of socioeconomic factors
Routine versus selective intraoperative cholangiography during laparoscopic cholecystectomy
An audit of cystic duct closure in laparoscopic cholecystectomies
Ondansetron, metoclopramid, dexamethason, and their combinations compared for the prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting in patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy a prospective randomized study
Increased cholecystectomy rate in the laparoscopic era
Laparoscopic appendectomy in the elderly
Efficacy and quality of vessel sealing
Objective assessment of visuospatial and psychomotor ability and flow of residents and senior endoscopists in simulated gastroscopy
Construct validation of a novel hybrid surgical simulator
Preoperative assessment in patients with postintubation tracheal stenosis
Palliative stent implantation in the treatment of malignant colorectal obstruction
Intentional coverage of the left subclavian artery during endovascular stent graft repair for thoracic aortic disease
Thoracoscopic palliative treatment of malignant pleural effusions
Gastrotomy with anvil “dunk” a novel technique for gastrojejunostomy in the patient undergoing laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
The impact of laparoscopic bariatric workshops on the practice patterns of surgeons
Laparoscopic adjustable gastric band versus laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
Adverse effects of porcine small intestine submucosa implants in experimental ventral hernia repair
Converted laparoscopic colectomy
Intracorporeal rectal stapling following laparoscopic total mesorectal excision
Laparoscopic colorectal surgery using low-pressure pneumoperitoneum combined with abdominal wall lift by placement of anchoring sutures around the camera port
Laparoscopic suture rectopexy in the treatment of persisting rectal prolapse in children
Surgeon-initiated screening colonoscopy program based on SAGES and ASCRS recommendations in a general surgery practice
Laparoscopic versus open resection for appendix carcinoid
“Sports” hernia treatment with biologic mesh (Surgisis)
Postoperative management of noniatrogenic traumatic bile duct injuries role of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreaticography
Omentum prevents intestinal adhesions to mesh graft in abdominal infections and serosal defects
Laparoscopic blockage of uterine artery and myomectomy
Mechanical properties of the human abdominal wall measured in vivo during insufflation for laparoscopic surgery
Sutureless and stapleless laparoscopic splenectomy using radiofrequency
A modest proposal
Laparoscopic colectomy for cancer and adequate lymphadenectomy
Minimally accurate nomenclature
Fewer adhesions after laparoscopic surgery?
News and notices
Development of a total colonoscopy rat model with endoscopic submucosal injection of the cecal wall
2006 Scientific Session of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) Dallas, Texas, USA, 26-29 April 2006