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Timing of early laparoscopic cholecystectomy after endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography

This study was performed to compare the effect of different time intervals between endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) and early laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) on the operation...

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The effect of cholecystectomy on the risk of colorectal cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Some studies have found that cholecystectomy may increase the risk of colorectal cancer (CRC), while others have reached inconsistent conclusions. We thus performed a systematic review and meta-analysis...

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Robotic complete mesocolic excision for right colon cancer: Learning curve, training, techniques, approach, platforms, and future perspectives

Colon cancer has the fifth highest incidence worldwide and has the sixth highest mortality. Compared with rectal cancer, colon cancer currently has the worst 5-year overall survival for patients with...

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Robotic-assisted cholecystectomy: Current status and future application

Robotic-assisted cholecystectomy (RC) is increasingly common. However, its exact role remains undefined, with multiport conventional laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) being regarded as the established...

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Current applications of artificial intelligence-based computer vision in laparoscopic surgery

Recent advances in artificial intelligence (AI) have sparked a surge in the application of computer vision (CV) in surgical video analysis. Laparoscopic surgery produces a large number of surgical videos,...

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Perioperative psychological issues and nursing care among patients undergoing minimally invasive surgeries

Minimally invasive surgeries, including laparoscopic, endoscopic, and robotic surgeries, have gained great popularity and have gradually replaced conventional open surgeries. Commonly, patients may...

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Laparoscopic plication for diaphragmatic eventration in adults: Unveiling the mystery of eventration

Diaphragm eventration is the permanent elevation of a hemidiaphragm and can be due to congenital or acquired causes. It is a rather uncommon condition in adults and causes a spectrum of symptoms, ranging...

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Laparoscopic myomectomy versus open myomectomy in uterine fibroid treatment: A meta-analysis

Uterine fibroids are the most commonly occurring benign solid tumors in women, and laparoscopic or open myomectomy constitutes the primary option for treatment. However, both methods are under debate...

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Robotic surgery for multi-visceral resection in locally advanced colorectal cancer: Techniques, benefits and future directions

Colorectal cancer accounts for 10% of diagnosed cancers globally and often presents as advanced disease, necessitating aggressive treatment. With both younger and healthier elderly patients being diagnosed,...

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Cost-effectiveness of robotic-assisted spinal surgery: A single-center retrospective study

Robotic-assisted spine surgeries (RASS) have been shown to enhance precision, reduce operative time, prevent complications, facilitate minimally invasive spinal surgery, and decrease revision surgery...

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Laparoscopic management of remnant gall bladder with stones: Lessons from a tertiary care centre's experience

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is currently the gold standard for treating symptomatic gallstone disease. Despite its success, approximately 10% of patients may experience persistent biliary symptoms,...

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A comparison of outcomes between laparoscopic and robotic appendectomy among ACS-NSQIP hospitals

Robotic general surgery remains controversial, with some employing the technology for common laparoscopic procedures such as appendectomies. Very few studies have compared robotic appendectomy (RA)...

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Identification of clinical subphenotypes of sepsis after laparoscopic surgery

Some patients exhibit septic symptoms following laparoscopic surgery, leading to a poor prognosis. Effective clinical subphenotyping is critical for guiding tailored therapeutic strategies in these...

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Comparison of da Vinci 5 with previous versions of da Vinci and Sina: A review

Robotic systems have become popular in modern surgical procedures. The option of telesurgery has effectively addressed geographic limitations. These systems are offered by numerous companies worldwide....

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Endoscopic management of iatrogenic gastrointestinal perforations

Iatrogenic perforation (IP) is a rare but severe complication of endoscopy, and occurrences grow with the expansion of interventional endoscopy. Apart from symptoms and physical signs, CT scans provide...

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Successful delivery of unicornuate uterus pregnancy after laparoscopic cervical cerclage: A case report

There are few reports of the successful delivery of unicornuate uterus pregnancy after laparoscopic cervical cerclage. Here, we report a 32-year-old woman, gravida 2 para 1, who had been admitted for...

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An unusual case of right-sided colon cancer with isolated lateral pelvic side wall lymph node metastases

Lymphatic drainage is typically in the direction of arterial supply, and lymphatic drainage for right-sided colon cancers typically travels to ileocolic lymph nodes. It is rare for right-sided colon...

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Emergency robotic colorectal surgery during the COVID-19 pandemic: A retrospective case series study

While interest in elective robotic surgery is growing, use in emergency setting remains limited due to challenges posed by sicker patients, advanced pathology and logistical issues. During the COVID-19 pandemic,...

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Robotic-assisted versus laparoscopic repair of type II, III and IV hiatal hernias: A retrospective study comparing adverse outcomes

Robotic-assisted surgery (RAS) is continuing to expand in use in surgical specialties, including foregut surgery. The available data on its use in large hiatal hernia (HH) repair are limited and conflicting....

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Global scientific production of robotic liver resection from 2003 to 2022: A bibliometric analysis

With the widespread application of robotic liver surgery, the body of literature related to robotic liver resection is growing. However, there is a lack of understanding of the publication activities...

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Surgical strategies for peripheral nerve schwannoma based on the intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring

To present our classification for peripheral nerve schwannomas as well as explore the surgical strategies and operative management of peripheral nerve schwannomas based on the intraoperative neurophysiological...

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A review of the current evidence for the role of minimally invasive pancreatic surgery following neo-adjuvant chemotherapy

Surgical resection of pancreatic cancer remains the only potentially curative treatment for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma. The robotic platform has been introduced to surgical practice and recent...

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Causal inference with marginal structural modeling for longitudinal data in laparoscopic surgery: A technical note

Causal inference prevails in the field of laparoscopic surgery. Once the causality between an intervention and outcome is established, the intervention can be applied to a target population to improve...

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Surgical management of pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms

Pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms are a rare and complex group of neoplastic lesions that develop from pancreatic islet cells. Their incidence has dramatically increased during the last two decades....

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Effects of different positions on rehabilitation after rotator cuff repair under shoulder arthroscopy

Shoulder arthroscopic rotator cuff tear repair is currently the main treatment for full-thickness rotator cuff tears, and postoperative rehabilitation training is essential. However, pain and limitation...

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