Colorectal Dis 2021 02 24;23(2):566-567. Epub 2020 Nov 24.
I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University (Sechenov University, Moscow, Russia.
Colorectal Dis 2021 Sep 24. Epub 2021 Sep 24.
Division of Gastroenterology, Kaohsiung Veteran General Hospital.
All rectal gastrointestinal stromal tumours(GIST) should be considered for resection due to the risk of malignant potential . The goal of all resections is to achieve grossly and microscopically negative margins. Small GISTs with limited bowel circumference extension located in the distal rectum may be candidates for transanal resection or endoscopic submucosal dissection(ESD) depending on the distance from the dentate line. Read More
Tech Coloproctol 2021 Sep 21. Epub 2021 Sep 21.
General Surgery Unit, "Madonna del Soccorso" Hospital, San Benedetto del Tronto, Italy.
Colorectal Dis 2021 Sep 18. Epub 2021 Sep 18.
Department of General Surgery, Santa Maria delle Grazie Hospital, Pozzuoli, NA, Italy.
This video illustrates the case of a 49-year-old otherwise healthy woman with complete rectal prolapse and a history of hemorrhoidectomy and chronic constipation. A redundant sigmoid colon and normal anal pressures were found during the preoperative work-up, and a robotic posterior suture rectopexy with sigmoidectomy was performed. The postoperative course was uneventful, and the patient reported a good functional result at 5-month follow-up. Read More
Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Sichuan Cancer Hospital & Institute, Sichuan Cancer Center, School of Medicine, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, China.
J Spec Oper Med 2021 ;21(3):93-95
Background: Virtual health (VH) may enhance mentorship to remote first responders. We evaluated the feasibility of synchronous bidirectional VH to mentor life-saving procedures performed by deployed novice providers.Methods: Video teleconferencing (VTC) was established between the USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) underway in the Pacific Ocean to Naval Medical Center San Diego using surgeon teleconsultation. Read More