A quality improvement study on avoidable stressors and countermeasures affecting surgical motor performance and learning.
Ann. Surg., Jun;255(6):1190-4 (2012)
Update on Transanal NOTES for Rectal Cancer: Transitioning to Human Trials.
Minim Invasive Surg., 2012:287613 (2012)
Transanal rectosigmoid resection via natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) with total mesorectal excision in a large human cadaver series.
Surg Endosc., Jun (2012)
Patient perception of natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery in an endoscopy screening program in Korea.
Yonsei Med. J., Sep;53(5):960-7 (2012)
A prospective, randomized trial of esophageal submucosal tunnel closure with a stent versus no closure to secure a transesophageal natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery access site.
Gastrointest. Endosc., Apr;73(4):785-90 (2011)
Does speed matter? The impact of operative time on outcome in laparoscopic surgery.
Surg Endosc., Jul;25(7):2288-95 (2011)
The Second SAGES/ASGE White Paper on natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery: 5 years of progress.
Surg Endosc., Aug;25(8):2441-8 (2011)
Image of the month. Cholecystocutaneous fistula (Jean-Louis Petit phlegmon).
Arch Surg., Apr;146(4):487-8 (2011)
Happy Mother's Day.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Jan;16(1):1-6 (2012)
Sigmoidectomy syndrome? Patients' perspectives on the functional outcomes following surgery for diverticulitis.
Dis. Colon Rectum., Jan;55(1):10-7 (2012)
The 0.9% solution? Comment on "Maneuvers to decrease laparoscopy-induced shoulder and upper abdominal pain".
Arch Surg., Dec;146(12):1366-7 (2011)
Leaks and endoscopic assessment of break of integrity after NOTES gastrotomy: the LEAKING study, a prospective, randomized, controlled trial.
Gastrointest. Endosc., May;71(6):1018-24 (2010)
Endoscopic transesophageal mediastinal lymph node dissection and en bloc resection by using mediastinal and thoracic approaches (with video).
Gastrointest. Endosc., Oct;72(4):831-5 (2010)
Stent placement provides safe esophageal closure in thoracic NOTES(TM) procedures.
Surg Endosc., Mar;25(3):913-8 (2011)
The effect of neoadjuvant chemoradiation therapy on the prognostic value of lymph nodes after rectal cancer surgery.
Am. J. Surg., Oct;200(4):440-5 (2010)
Feasibility of endoscopic transesophageal thoracic sympathectomy (with video).
Gastrointest. Endosc., Jan;71(1):171-5 (2010)
Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery: current status.
Adv Surg., 43:1-12 (2009)
Looking ahead: the SSAT strategic plan for the next decade.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Jul;15(7):1077-85 (2011)
Survival study of natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery for rectosigmoid resection using transanal endoscopic microsurgery with or without transgastric endoscopic assistance in a swine model.
Surg Endosc., Aug;24(8):2022-30 (2010)
Pancreatic fistula rates after 462 distal pancreatectomies: staplers do not decrease fistula rates.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Oct;12(10):1691-7; discussion 1697-8 (2008)