LIFE THREATENING AND FATAL COMPLICATIONS IN FUNDOPLICATION: ANALYSIS OF 11 974 PATIENTS
- LAPAROSCOPIC FUNDOPLICATION. // Archives of Disease in Childhood;Apr2003 Supplement, Vol. 88, pA67
Presents an abstract of the study 'Laparoscopic Fundoplication--A Better Way,' by W.W. Grant, presented at the 7th Spring Meeting of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.
- Symptom analysis improves GERD diagnosis and may be helpful to define a successful surgical approach. Bortoli, Nicola; Martinucci, Irene; Marchi, Santino; Savarino, Edoardo // Surgical Endoscopy;Feb2014, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p698
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Comparison of Results From a Randomized Trial 1 year After Laparoscopic Nissen and Toupet Fundoplications," by O. O. Koch et al. in the 2013 issue.
- Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy with Bolstering Partial Posterior Fundoplication for Achalasia. Villegas, Leonardo; Rege, Robert V.; Jones, Daniel B. // Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques;Feb2003, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1
Background: The ideal antireflux procedure following laparoscopic Heller myotomy for achalasia is controversial. We present a novel laparoscopic technique of partial posterior fundoplication to bolster the myotomy. Methods: Between August 1998 and March 2002, eight patients (five females and...
- PROTAGONIST: Laparoscopic fundoplication is the treatment of choice for gastro-oesophageal reflux disease. Lundell, L. // Gut;Oct2002, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p468
Describes the use of laparoscopic fundoplication for the treatment of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease. Clinical manifestations of the disease; Reconstruction of the physiology of the gastro-oesophageal junction by operation; Reduction of the potential disadvantages with antireflux procedures.
- ENDOGASTRIC SOLUTIONS ANNOUNCES PUBLICATION OF COMPARATIVE RESULTS FOR TIF PROCEDURE VS. TRADITIONAL ANTI-REFLUX SURGERY. // Bariatric Times;Sep2014, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p22
The article discusses the study by gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) endoluminal reconstructive treatment developer EndoGastric Solutions, that found transoral incisionless fundoplication (TIF) to resolve symptoms similarly to what is achieved with laparascopic Nissen or Toupet fundoplication.
- Miotomï¿½a de Heller con funduplicatura laparoscï¿½pica (tratamiento endoquirï¿½rgico de la acalasia). Garc�a-�lvarez, Javier; Ruiz-Vega, Alfredo; Rodr�guez-Wong, Ulises; Hern�ndez-Reguero, Jos� Luis // Cirugia y Cirujanos;jul/ago2007, Vol. 75 Issue 4, p263
Background: We undertook this study to present a 5-year experience in laparoscopic treatment of achalasia using Heller myotomy with an antireflux technique. Methods: Fourteen patients with diagnosis of achalasia were included. We analyzed age, sex, symptoms, endoscopy, radiology and manometry...
- Techniques and results of laparoscopic antireflux surgery in Germany. H�ttl, T.; Hohle, M.; Wichmann, M.; Jauch, K.-W.; Meyer, G. // Surgical Endoscopy;Dec2005, Vol. 19 Issue 12, p1579
Background: This study aimed to evaluate the development and outcomes of laparoscopic antireflux surgery in Germany using a nationwide representative survey. Methods: A written questionnaire including 34 detailed questions and 288 structured items about diagnostic and therapeutic approaches,...
- Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication in an Infant with Situs Inversus. Tsung, Allan; Feliz, Alexander; Kane, Timothy D. // Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques;Oct2007, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p698
In this paper, we describe the first reported case of a laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication and gastrostomy tube for gastroesophageal reflux disease in a 3-month-old infant with complete abdominal situs inversus.
- Decreased Porcine Uterine Blood Flow During Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication. Are, Chandrankanth; Raman, Siva P.; Ravipatti, N.; Talamini, Mark // Journal of Gynecologic Surgery;Winter2004, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p113
Background: Laparoscopy produces significant hemodynamic alterations that could affect blood flow through various systems, such as the cerebral, splanchnic, and renal circulations. While laparoscopic surgery is indicated for obstetrical and non-obstetrical conditions in pregnant patients, the...