Recent in vivo surgical robot and mechanism developments
Predictors of outcome after obesity surgery in New York state from 1991 to 2003
Laparoscopic parastomal hernia repair using a nonslit mesh technique
Who should perform laparoscopic cholecystectomy? A 10-year audit
Ten-year follow-up of laparoscopic Heller myotomy for achalasia shows durability
Medial-to-lateral laparoscopic colon resection a view beyond the learning curve
Evaluation of the mechanical strength and patency of functional end-to-end anastomoses
Effect of robotic assistance on the “learning curve” for laparoscopic hand-assisted donor nephrectomy
A research agenda for gastrointestinal and endoscopic surgery
Electrothermal bipolar vessel sealing device vs. ultrasonic coagulating shears in laparoscopic colectomies a comparative study
A two-center experience with the exclusive use of laparoscopic transperitoneal nephrectomy for benign renal disease in children
Peritoneal transforming growth factor beta-1 expression during laparoscopic surgery a clinical trial
Peritoneal transforming growth factor beta-1 expression during laparoscopic surgery a clinical trial
Effects of different anesthetic techniques on antidiuretic hormone secretion during laparoscopic cholecystectomy
The role of intraoperative cholangiogram in the management of patients recovering from acute biliary pancreatitis
Experimental results and early clinical experience with an easy method for intracorporeal knot tying using a novel laparoscopic needleholder
Effect of intercostals neural blockade with Marcaine (bupivacaine) on postoperative pain after laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Analysis of verbal communication during teaching in the operating room and the potentials for surgical training
Laparoscopic lymphatic mapping and sentinel lymph node detection in colon cancer technical aspects and preliminary results
Laparoscopic segmental colorectal resection for endometriosis limits and complications
Routine intraoperative aspiration of gallbladder during laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy only could be an appropriate treatment for selected clinical R0 gallbladder carcinoma
Coagulation status and the presence of postoperative deep vein thrombosis in patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Serum leptin levels, hepatic leptin receptor transcription, and clinical predictors of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis in obese bariatric surgery patients
Prediction of operation time for laparoscopic myomectomy by ultrasound measurements
Comparison in prognosis after VATS lobectomy and open lobectomy for stage I lung cancer
Management of herniated retroperitoneal adipose tissue during endoscopic extraperitoneal inguinal hernioplasty
The preferred choice for radial endosonographic staging of esophageal cancer standard echoendoscope or nonoptic esophagoprobe?
Minilaparoscopic herniorrhaphy with hernia sac transection in children and young adults a preliminary report
An experimental sheep model used to develop an ablation procedure for chronic atrial fibrillation
Single use of fentanyl in colonoscopy is safe and effective and significantly shortens recovery time
Desktop simulator key to universal training?
Face validation of the Simbionix LAP Mentor virtual reality training module and its applicability in the surgical curriculum
Laparoscopically monitored colonoscopic polypectomy an established form of endoluminal therapy for colorectal polyps
Laparoscopic hand-assisted extended right hemicolectomy for cancer management
Medially approached radical lymph node dissection along the surgical trunk for advanced right-sided colon cancers
New “sutureless” technique of ileostomy and colostomy
Pilot series of robot-assisted laparoscopic subtotal gastrectomy with extended lymphadenectomy for gastric cancer
Prone thoracoscopic esophageal mobilization for minimally invasive esophagectomy
A new endoscopic technique for the buried bumper syndrome
A new method to calibrate the hiatus
Endoloop-assisted polypectomy for large peduncolated colorectal polyps
Laparoscopic subtotal splenectomy in hereditary spherocytosis
Restorative proctectomy with colon pouch-anal anastomosis by laparoscopic transanal pull-through An available option for low rectal cancer?
The man—machine interface, a paradox of technology. Is the black box (BB) concept an angel or a demon?
News and Notices
Increased cholecystectomy rate in the laparoscopic era a study of the potential causative factors
Risks of oral sodium phosphate for pre-colonoscopy bowel preparation in children