Hand-Assisted Laparoscopy

Known as: Hand-Assisted Laparoscopies, Hand Assisted Laparoscopic Surgery, Hand-Assisted Laparoscopic Surgical Procedures 
A type of laparoscopic surgery where the surgeon uses both a laparoscope and his or her hand to help with dissection, retraction, and removal of… (More)
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) is one of the most widely used bariatric procedures, and laparoscopic… (More)
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2010
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2010
Minimally invasive surgery is associated with smaller surgical incisions than those of traditional midline laparotomy. However… (More)
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2009
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2009
OBJECTIVE To summarize the current world position on laparoscopic liver surgery. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA Multiple series have… (More)
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2008
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2008
Single incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS) is an area of active research within general surgery. A number of procedures… (More)
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2008
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2008
BACKGROUND Ultrasonically activated devices have been used in gallbladder dissection in the laparoscopic cholecystectomy with… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery is useful in difficult laparoscopic operations. Expensive and cumbersome devices… (More)
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2000
2000
The inability to palpate intra-abdominal organs is a barrier to the widespread utilization of laparoscopy in the management of… (More)
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2000
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2000
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the feasibility and potential benefits of hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery with the HandPort System, a… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
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BACKGROUND We compare the use of the HandPort(TM)device in hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery (HALS) to standard laparoscopic… (More)
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1996
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1996
 
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