It is the simplest form of surgery. It is called MANOS (Microlaparoscopy Assisted Natural Orifice Surgery) and represents the evolution of the technique NOTES (Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopy Surgery), the surgical approach that allows to operate through the body's natural openings, used to remove tumors or organs through vagina, mouth or anus.
The DrainTow® facilitates laparoscopic drain placement while holding pneumo-peritoneum. Ease and choice of drains encourages routine use for improving outcomes.
The disposable Standard Via-Guard® alternates clog-free Tip and adjustable Poole suction in one unique instrument.
An international surfing mecca, Santa Cruz is also distinctive as a world center for "surfer's ear," a serious condition that affects hearing. Medically known as "exostosis of the external auditory canal," surfer's ear is caused by repeated exposure to cold water and wind.
A Da Vinci surgical robot was on show at an open event to raise awareness of men's cancers for Blue September at Southmead Hospital in the UK on September 28 2011. Members of the public, former patients, prospective patients, staff and GPs all attended the event to try their hand at robotic surgery.
Super glue: It's good for mending shoe insoles and drawer handles, but how about the human body? Don't try this at home, but doctors can actually use the medical-grade version of this material for fixing certain tiny malfunctions in the brain.
David Robbins, MD Miami urologist and prostate cancer robotic surgery specialist demonstrates nerve sparing for preservation of erectile function during da Vinci robotic prostatectomy.
Complete video demonstration on how to perform Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy under General Anaesthesia, First of all four small incisions are made on abdomen through which operating ports, camera along with light source is passed into abdominal cavity. Carbondioxide is passed under 15 mm of Hg, so as to inflate the abdomen.
The Essure Procedure is a permanent contraception option for women that can be performed in the office with NO incisions or general anesthesia. With much less surgical risk than laparoscopic tubal ligation, the Essure offers women a quick recovery and higher rate of effectiveness at preventing pregnancy.