Laparoscopic Surgery News and Research

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Laparoscopic surgery, also called ''minimally invasive surgery'' (MIS)'', bandaid surgery'', ''keyhole surgery'' is a modern surgical technique in which operations in the abdomen are performed through small incisions (usually 0.5–1.5 cm) as compared to larger incisions needed in traditional surgical procedures.
Scientists working hard to better understand endometriosis

Scientists working hard to better understand endometriosis

Minimally invasive surgery for cervical cancer may not be a good idea finds a pair of studies

Minimally invasive surgery for cervical cancer may not be a good idea finds a pair of studies

Surgeon shows how magnetic surgery reduces number of incisions and resultant scars

Surgeon shows how magnetic surgery reduces number of incisions and resultant scars

Augmented reality system allows medical images to be displayed directly on the patient's body

Augmented reality system allows medical images to be displayed directly on the patient's body

Pregnancies after failed outpatient sterilization procedures more likely to result in live births

Pregnancies after failed outpatient sterilization procedures more likely to result in live births

Spider's web inspires new device that could revolutionize management of type 1 diabetes

Spider's web inspires new device that could revolutionize management of type 1 diabetes

Novel ‘black box’ recorder captures surgeons' robotic surgery skills

Novel ‘black box’ recorder captures surgeons' robotic surgery skills

OR Productivity launches new robotic surgical arms

OR Productivity launches new robotic surgical arms

Robot-assisted surgery may not be time- or cost-effective compared with conventional procedure

Robot-assisted surgery may not be time- or cost-effective compared with conventional procedure

FDA clears new Senhance System that can help facilitate minimally invasive surgery

FDA clears new Senhance System that can help facilitate minimally invasive surgery

Clinical trial evaluates key-hole and open surgery in pancreatic cancer patients

Clinical trial evaluates key-hole and open surgery in pancreatic cancer patients

Esophageal cancer patients fare better after undergoing laparoscopic surgery, MIRO trial shows

Esophageal cancer patients fare better after undergoing laparoscopic surgery, MIRO trial shows

Robotic colorectal surgery offers clear advantages over open or laparoscopic operations

Robotic colorectal surgery offers clear advantages over open or laparoscopic operations

Obese individuals with limited options can benefit from non-surgical endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty

Obese individuals with limited options can benefit from non-surgical endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty

Florida Hospital Nicholson Center completes research projects on robotic surgery using $5.9 million DOD grants

Florida Hospital Nicholson Center completes research projects on robotic surgery using $5.9 million DOD grants

Study compares postoperative outcomes, costs of laparoscopic and open antireflux surgery for GERD

Study compares postoperative outcomes, costs of laparoscopic and open antireflux surgery for GERD

Alesi Surgical announces entry into lucrative trocar market

Alesi Surgical announces entry into lucrative trocar market

New magnetic surgical device to be displayed in Texas for British Medtech mission

New magnetic surgical device to be displayed in Texas for British Medtech mission

Fortimedix Surgical completes €11M funding round to support launch of world’s first single-port surgery solution

Fortimedix Surgical completes €11M funding round to support launch of world’s first single-port surgery solution

Using the immune system to fight cancer: an interview with Dr Charles Akle

Using the immune system to fight cancer: an interview with Dr Charles Akle