Latest Laparoscopic News

Wed - January 4, 2017 5:36 am  |  Article Hits:1870
According to a new study from the University of Slotervaart in Amsterdam, there is a set of eating difficulties caused by gastric bypass surgery among adults. The common objective for people who undergo this kind of surgery is the quick and efficient loss of high amounts of weight. Other causes that could lead people to undergo this surgery are sleep apnea, type 2 diabetes, and other morbid conditions. There are two types of gastric bypass surgery. The first one is proximal and the second one is distal. In any way, the operation divides the stomach into two pouches, one small and one large.  MORE
Tue - January 3, 2017 10:27 am  |  Article Hits:1978
Ultra high definition, big screen laparoscopic surgery now being rolled out which will magnify and illuminate anatomical features, features that may make all the advanced minimal access surgeries easier. The entire surgical team that is in the operating room can view the operation in high definition as if they were watching ultra high definition television at home,  MORE
Tue - January 3, 2017 5:03 am  |  Article Hits:2169
Many gynecologists favor to perform supracervical hysterectomy instead of total hysterectomy when performed for benign conditions. Arguments used in favor of such recommendation are that it entails less operating time, less blood loss and faster patient’s postoperative recovery.   MORE
Tue - January 3, 2017 4:45 am  |  Article Hits:1892
Aqueduct-100 cervical dilator is a triple-balloon catheter that enables a controlled radial dilation of the cervix to a predetermined diameter. Aqueduct -100 combines the benefits of laminaria and Hegar Rods (the current methods) through lower risk of uterine perforation, lower rate of cervical incompetence, elimination of need for general anesthesia, and reduced number of patient visits. The catheter, with its balloons deflated is inserted through the cervix into the uterus.   MORE
Tue - January 3, 2017 4:27 am  |  Article Hits:2452
Adenomyosis is a benign condition characterized by the presence of endometrial glands and stroma invading the myometrium with the presence of hyperplasia and hypertrophy of the smooth muscle fibers. It occurs mostly in
women between the fourth and fifth decade of life, associated risk factors are multiparity, previous uterine surgery and presence of endometriosis; and like the latter, it is also estrogen sensitive.  MORE
Wed - December 28, 2016 9:16 am  |  Article Hits:1868
The TroClose1200 provides surgeons with a double functionality; the device acts both as a trocar, through which surgical instruments enter the abdomen at the start of the procedure, and as a device to close internal incisions made during surgery. But instead of inserting the sutures in a time-consuming process at the end of the procedure, the device uses a uniquely designed release mechanism, with the sutures inserted into the tissue at the beginning of the procedure, remaining place throughout the operation, and closed almost automatically upon removal of the device.  MORE
Fri - December 16, 2016 7:16 am  |  Article Hits:1928
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), nearly 20 to 40% of the adult population and 10 to 20% of children in India are affected by obesity and as far Bariatric surgeries are concerned, only around 13000 are performed every year. This is just Medical records reveal that around 20% drop outs in Bariatric surgery cases happen because of financial problems. This simply means the EMI option for Bariatric surgery at interest-free rate will be a big help for those patients who are suffering from obesity and having issues regarding affordability.  MORE
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