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Friday - April 22, 2011 8:49 am
We've no taste for either the Gastric by Pass (Roux-en-Y) or LAP Band procedures for Obese individuals. If we had to choose, on safety alone, We would opt for the Band. But recent reports published in the Archives in Surgery apparently defer towards the permanency from the Gastric omit.   Read more...
Thursday - April 21, 2011 11:49 pm
Experience with advanced techniques has increased the indications for laparoscopic liver resection. This video demonstrates technical facets of a pure laparoscopic mesohepatectomy using intrahepatic Glissonian technique. Towards the better of our knowledge, this is actually the first case of anatomic laparoscopic mesohepatectomy using the Glissonian approach published in the English literature.   Read more...
Thursday - April 21, 2011 11:42 pm
Though many gastrointestinal disorders may be treatable successfully with change in lifestyle or medications, some conditions may require surgery. Laparoscopic surgery and hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery (HALS) are, "minimally invasive" procedures popular to deal with diseases from the gastrointestinal tract.   Read more...
Thursday - April 21, 2011 11:29 am
At age 42, Dr. Jeffrey A. Cadeddu felt just like a dinosaur in urologic surgery. He was trained to take out cancerous prostates the traditional laparoscopic way: making small incisions within the abdomen and inserting tools together with his own hands to slice the organ.   Read more...
Wednesday - April 20, 2011 12:56 pm
Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy uses a non-invasive approach (laparoscopy) to do the identical procedure that is completed in open partial nephrectomy. In a partial nephrectomy (open or laparoscopic), the kidney cancer is removed having a small amount of normal tissue around it. The standard tissue around the cancer that's removed is called the margin, which tissue serves to assure that no cancer is left in your body. The word "negative margin" means that the entire kidney cancer continues to be removed completely.   Read more...
Tuesday - April 12, 2011 12:49 pm
At Texas Laparoscopic Consultants, Dr. Sherman Yu and Dr. Terry Scarborough are announcing the launch of the newly designed website designed to further enhance their patients' experience with the weight loss surgery practice. The doctors say the new website provides a fresh new look, as well as tools to help current and potential patients pursue a healthier lifestyle before, during, and after their weight loss procedure, whether or not they undergo procedures ranging from gastric banding, to gastric bypass, to the gastric sleeve in Houston.   Read more...
Thursday - March 24, 2011 11:23 am
Greater than a decade after having gastric band surgery to lose weight, patients in a university hospital in Belgium had lost just 43 percent of their excess weight on average, a new study reports. In nearly 1 / 2 of the patients, the bands have been removed because of medical complications.   Read more...
Thursday - December 31, 2009 12:42 pm
“I was body fat kid,” she said. “Over the years I yo-yo dieted my way up the size. I’d lose 20 pounds, then regain 30.”

The cycle am insidious that by her early 40s, Ms. Warnock-Morgan, who lives in Brooklyn with her husband and daughter and is employed by a music company, was obese, having a bmi over 40. (A B.M.I. of 18.5 to 24.9 is normal; over 30 is recognized as obese.)   Read more...
Tuesday - December 30, 2008 12:16 pm
More than 5,000 physicians have taken a suturing program created by Dr. Rosser. The doctors receive percentile rankings depending on their performance, and the large database was adopted as a control for that gaming study.   Read more...
Tuesday - October 7, 2008 12:11 pm
33 surgeons resulted in at Beth Israel Clinic in Manhattan last summer for any training program in suturing techniques for laparoscopic surgery, they started a full day not by listening to an intriguing example, but by playing Super Monkey Ball, The exorcist Revenge Racer and Silent Scope, three off-the-shelf video games.   Read more...
Tuesday - July 17, 2007 11:58 am
Laparoscopic hernia surgery might be less painful than the usual traditional open incision, but it carries a higher risk of recurrence, except when highly experienced surgeons perform it, said research released on Sunday.   Read more...
Monday - July 24, 2006 11:38 am
The latest evaluation of drastic weight-loss surgery provides both good news and not so good news for patients who are severely obese. The study by federal health analysts discovered that the death rate from so-called bariatric surgery was relatively low but that the rate of subsequent complications was twice as high as measured in previous studies to come patients for much shorter periods. Even so, for some people, the advantages of the drastic surgery, which typically involves shortening the intestines and reducing the size the stomach, must surely outweigh the risks.   Read more...
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