Linda Ruth Stephens

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INTRODUCTION For day-case laparoscopic surgery to be successful, patient selection is of the utmost importance. This study aimed to assess the feasibility of day-case laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication and to identify factors that may lead to readmission and overstay. METHODS A retrospective review of all patients who underwent day-case laparoscopic(More)
INTRODUCTION Malrotation is a common abnormality, often diagnosed in the neonatal period. Symptoms may be nonspecific and clinical signs of volvulus are often only seen in the late stages when there has been significant ischemic insult to the bowel. The gold standard diagnostic investigation is the upper gastrointestinal (UGI) contrast study. This study was(More)
OBJECTIVE It is accepted that the length of the anterior segment of the pelvis in classic bladder exstrophy is shorter than that of controls. However, studies performed involve children with a wide range of ages. By studying children with classic bladder exstrophy under the age of 1 year, the authors aim to ascertain if there is a congenital pubic bone(More)
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