This video from the International Journal of Urology focuses on the use of trocars. It is part of an article with 6 videos on "How to use laparoscopic surgical instruments safely". View the article at the above link and find the videos under Supporting Information of the article. Article abstract: The development of laparoscopic surgery has been accompanied by a rapid increase in the number of laparoscopic surgical procedures carried out in the field of urology.
Heart surgeons at Cardio Thoracic & Vascular Surgical Associates, S.A. share their unique, advanced heart valve replacement surgery using a minimally invasive approach to heart surgery.
To address surgeons’ need for achieving strong vessel seals while remaining gentle on tissue in open surgery, Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. (EES) today announces the launch of its innovative ENSEAL® G2 Super Jaw advanced bipolar technology.
According to the company’s product brochure, ROSA™ is the first multi-application robotic assistant for neurosurgery offering: Intuitive and powerful planning capabilities Surgeon oriented ergonomics Precise and dexterous instrument guidance Haptic collaboration with surgeon.
This year at the SNM 2011 Annual Meeting, Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) is announcing TruFlight Select, the first economical PET/CT system equipped with time-of-flight (TOF) technology. Although the TruFlight Select PET/CT is designed to serve the needs of facilities with budget constraints, the system is equipped with Philips’ premium TOF technology, Astonish TF.
This patient had previously had an incisional hernia repair on the left side of a Ceasarian section scar (Proceed Mesh). She presented with a new incisional hernia in the extreme right hand end of the wound, together with lower abdominal pain. This video shows adhesiolysis of omentum from the old mesh and wound, reduction of the hernia and repair with another proceed mesh.