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*  Benjamin I. Chung, MD | Stanford Medicine Profiles
minimally invasive).We queried the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program database to identify kidney cancer operations ... Urological surgeries have contributed to the increasing prevalence of minimally invasive robotic procedures. Although factors ... The minimally invasive surgical approach was independently associated with significantly fewer complications and deaths on ... but one that offers the advantages of the minimally invasive approach. We present our experience with this unique procedure.A ...
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*  Joseph Shrager, MD | Stanford Medicine Profiles
Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures. *Pneumothorax. *Pleural Diseases. *sarcoma. Academic Appointments. * Professor - Med ... Extended Transcervical Thymectomy: The Ultimate Minimally Invasive Approach 2nd International Biannual Minimally Invasive ... Surgical approach, whether minimally invasive or open, was not associated with completeness of resection.The use of MIT for ... Minimally invasive thymectomy (MIT) is a surgical approach to thymectomy that has more favorable short-term outcomes for ...
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*  Robert Chang, MD | Stanford Medicine Profiles
Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures. *Medical Education. *Mobile Health. *Optical Coherence Tomography. *Myopia ... Chang runs a busy glaucoma and cataract surgical practice with special expertise in minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS ... from both groups received topical ofloxacin and a povidone-iodine scrub of the periorbital area before the surgical procedure. ... 1) Young Chinese Myopes with Minimally Progressive Field Defects. 2) Visual Field and Optical Coherence Tomography Specificity ...
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*  Eric R. Sokol, MD | Stanford Medicine Profiles
Surgical Procedures, Minimally Invasive. *Robotics. *Uterine Prolapse. *Urinary Incontinence. *Urinary Incontinence, Stress ... and invasive surgical procedures. However, these treatments have suboptimal efficacy due to patient adherence, variability of ... Novel Repair of Tension-free Midurethral Sling Erosion into the Urethra JOURNAL OF MINIMALLY INVASIVE GYNECOLOGY Sokol, E. R., ... Impact of the 2014 FDA Warnings Against Laparoscopic Power Morcellation. Journal of minimally invasive gynecology Lum, D., ...
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*  Gordon Li, MD | Stanford Medicine Profiles
Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures. Academic Appointments. * Associate Professor - Med Center Line, Neurosurgery ... Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery and Lumbar Epidural Injections for Radiculopathy. Surgical neurology international Cho, J. M ... Minimally Invasive Surgery Plus Rt-PA for ICH Evacuation Phase III Recruiting A phase III, randomized, case-controlled, open- ... None of the patients in this study had a contaminated procedure. For dirty procedures, surgeons should opt to externalize the ...
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*  Team | Neurosurgery | Stanford Medicine
He focuses on the surgical treatment of movement disorders and epilepsy and has particular interest in minimally invasive ... Shuer performs surgical procedures on patients with uncontrolled seizures. He trained in surgery, neurosurgery and ... He focuses on the surgical treatment of movement disorders and epilepsy and has particular interest in minimally invasive ... Henderson is an expert in invasive monitoring for surgical evaluation of patients with drug resistant epilepsy. ...
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*  Casey H. Halpern, MD | Stanford Medicine Profiles
He focuses on the surgical treatment of movement disorders and epilepsy and has particular interest in minimally invasive ... A deficit in language may be a consequence of the surgical procedure.While cognitive decline has been observed in some domains ... Recent innovations have allowed for more minimally invasive methods of surgical seizure control such as magnetic resonance- ... Minimally invasive methods, such as MRI-guided laser interstitial thermal ablation (MTLA), are being employed to functionally ...
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*  Team | Neurosurgery | Stanford Medicine
He focuses on the surgical treatment of movement disorders and epilepsy and has particular interest in minimally invasive ... Henderson is an expert in invasive monitoring for surgical evaluation of patients with drug resistant epilepsy. ...
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*  Stanford Comprehensive Epilepsy Program Team | Neurology & Neurological Sciences | Stanford Medicine
He focuses on the surgical treatment of movement disorders and epilepsy and has particular interest in minimally invasive ... Shuer performs surgical procedures on patients with uncontrolled seizures. Hetrained in surgery, neurosurgery and ... Henderson is an expert in invasive monitoring for surgical evaluation of patients with drug resistant epilepsy. ... He entered active duty with the US Air Force and became Director of Surgical Epilepsy at Wilford Hall Medical Center and UT San ...
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*  James Quinn, MD | Stanford Medicine Profiles
208 minimally invasive surgeries, and 98 general surgical procedures) were enrolled. Groups were similar in baseline ... Determinants of poor outcome after laceration and surgical incision repair PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY Singer, A. J., ... Most lacerations and surgical incisions are closed with sutures or staples. Octylcyanoacrylate tissue adhesive (OCA) was ... The most important outcomes after repair of traumatic lacerations and surgical incisions are their long-term cosmetic ...
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*  Oropharyngeal Cancer | Otolaryngology |br /|Head & Neck Surgery | Stanford Medicine
Other times, a brief surgical procedure is required called an exam under anesthesia or direct laryngoscopy or pharyngoscopy. A ... Robotic head and neck surgery provides patients with an option for a minimally invasive approach to remove oropharyngeal cancer ... Instead of facing seven weeks of radiation therapy and chemotherapy, patients undergo a single surgical procedure that may ... In this procedure, a physician administers local anesthesia and then using a small caliber needle withdraws tissue from an ...
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*  Catherine Curtin | Stanford Medicine Profiles
Major joint replacement surgical procedures are common, elective procedures with a care episode that includes both inpatient ... Minimally invasive hand surgery. Preface. Hand clinics Curtin, C. 2014; 30 (1): ix-x View details for DOI 10.1016/j.hcl.2013.09 ... Carpal tunnel release is the most common upper-limb surgical procedure performed annually in the U.S. There are 2 surgical ... Medicaid patients had almost double the risk of an ED or pain-related ED visit following a surgical procedure. The future of U. ...
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*  Sandy Napel | Stanford Medicine Profiles
X-ray images are often used to guide minimally invasive procedures in interventional radiology. The use of a preoperatively ... Although 2[18F]fluoro-2-deoxy-d-glucose (FDG) uptake during positron emission tomography (PET) predicts post-surgical outcome ... Computed tomography colonography (CTC) is a minimally invasive method that allows the evaluation of the colon wall from CT ... The total costs were determined for each procedure and compared by using the Student t test and calculating the CIs.The mean ...
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*  Mary Hawn, MD, MPH, FACS | Stanford Medicine Profiles
... may not be adequate substitutes for actual observation when trainees are learning minimally invasive surgical procedures. ... colorectal surgical procedures, arterial vascular surgical procedures, and hysterectomy.Timing of prophylactic antibiotic ... Association of timely administration of prophylactic antibiotics for major surgical procedures and surgical site infection ... had a minimally invasive surgical (MIS) approach. Overall, 25.6% had no bowel preparation, 44.9% had mechanical bowel ...
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*  Browse School of Medicine | Stanford Medicine Profiles
Her surgical practice consists of general thoracic surgery with special emphasis on thoracic oncology and minimally invasive ... Berry practices all aspects of thoracic surgery, including procedures for benign and malignant conditions of the lung, ... His Cardiothoracic Surgical training included a year dedicated to Minimally Invasive General Thoracic Surgery, a period that ... He has a particular interest in minimally invasive techniques, and has extensive experience in treating thoracic surgical ...
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*  Community Academic Profiles - Faculty & Researchers - Stanford Medicine
Her surgical practice consists of general thoracic surgery with special emphasis on thoracic oncology and minimally invasive ... Berry practices all aspects of thoracic surgery, including procedures for benign and malignant conditions of the lung, ... His Cardiothoracic Surgical training included a year dedicated to Minimally Invasive General Thoracic Surgery, a period that ... He has a particular interest in minimally invasive techniques, and has extensive experience in treating thoracic surgical ...
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*  Minimally Invasive & Robotic Surgery | Neurosurgery | Stanford Medicine
Maintaining and improving mobility is one of our top priorities when choosing surgical treatment. In the past, disk fusion was ... for a variety of procedures, including fixing spinal deformities, treating traumatic fractures, and removing tumors. MISS takes ... Stanford patients now have access to minimally-invasive spine surgery (MISS) treatments, pioneered at Stanford, ... Additionally, using artificial disks instead of fusion has also been shown to improve long-term surgical outcomes and can ...
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*  Steven T. Woolson, MD | Stanford Medicine Profiles
Two new total hip replacement (THR) procedures have been termed minimally invasive. It is claimed that these smaller incision ... 3D GRAPHICS FOR INTERACTIVE SURGICAL SIMULATION AND IMPLANT DESIGN PROCEEDINGS OF THE SOCIETY OF PHOTO-OPTICAL INSTRUMENTATION ... In the absence of evidence--why bother? A literature review of minimally invasive total hip replacement surgery. Instructional ... Controversy exists on whether these small incision THRs are actually minimally invasive. It is debated whether a small skin ...
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*  David Drover | Stanford Medicine Profiles
However, because surgery type was not specified for each man or woman, this may reflect a difference in surgical procedure. ... OBJECTIVE MR-guided laser interstitial thermal therapy (MRgLITT) is a minimally invasive method for thermal destruction of ... Sodium nitroprusside (SNP) is used to decrease arterial blood pressure (BP) during certain surgical procedures. There are ... Patients undergoing sedation for surgical procedures were monitored for respiration rate using acoustic monitoring and ...
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*  Loretta Chou, MD | Stanford Medicine Profiles
The use of a limited exposure with minimally invasive techniques may decrease the incidence of wound complications. However, ... Surgical procedures included: wide resection (14), local resection (8), curettage and cryosurgery (7), and below-knee ... Also, our results indicate that this is an effective salvage procedure following failed previous procedures and for patients ... ANALYSIS OF SURGICAL-TREATMENT OF 33 FOOT AND ANKLE TUMORS FOOT & ANKLE INTERNATIONAL Chou, L. B., Malawer, M. M. 1994; 15 (4) ...
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*  Ivan Cheng, MD | Stanford Medicine Profiles
... interlaminar approach is a more minimally invasive technique for the surgical treatment of lumbar disc herniations. Its ... the procedure and would undergo the procedure again if given the choice.This technique has become the most effective surgical ... Breaking Through the 'Glass Ceiling' of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery. Spine Phillips, F. M., Cheng, I., Rampersaud, Y. R., ... were no symptomatic recurrences in our study.Excellent clinical and minimally invasive outcomes can be obtained in the surgical ...
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*  Harminder Singh, M.D. | Stanford Medicine Profiles
METHODS The authors discuss the surgical management of these lesions via a minimally invasive endoscopic endonasal approach, as ... RESULTS Of the total 57 endonasal surgical procedures, 22 (39%) were reoperations. First-time operations and reoperations did ... Minimally Invasive Robotic Laser Corpus Callosotomy: A Proof of Concept. Cureus Singh, H., Essayed, W. I., Deb, S., Hoffman, C ... Minimally Invasive Lumbar Pedicle Screw Fixation Using Cortical Bone Trajectory - A Prospective Cohort Study on Postoperative ...
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*  James Fann | Stanford Medicine Profiles
Minimally invasive cardiac surgery has generated a tremendous amount of enthusiasm in the cardiology and cardiac surgical ... Continued technical advances in minimally invasive cardiac surgery will facilitate these procedures, increase patient safety, ... thereby enabling the surgeon to perform cardiac procedures in a minimally invasive fashion. This system provides for ... Minimally invasive cardiac surgery using the Heartport technique Asian Pacific Heart J Fann JI, Burdon TA, Pompili MF 1999; 8: ...
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*  Notable People | News Center | Stanford Medicine
His research focuses on developing techniques for monitoring the nervous system during surgical and endovascular procedures, ... The $100,000 award recognizes innovations in medical devices that enable minimally invasive angioplasty treatment of advanced ... His research and clinical interests include minimally invasive surgery in neonates, weight loss surgery in adolescents, ... to participate in a course in pediatric minimally invasive surgery at the European Institute of Telesurgery. ...
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*  Craig V. Comiter | Stanford Medicine Profiles
This minimally invasive treatment can restore satisfactory voiding in most patients and should be a routine part of treatment ... Ten patients (32%) required a second surgical procedure at an average of 183 days (range 68 to 343) postoperatively. Eight ... This minimally invasive approach has thus far not been associated with any significant complications. Elimination of the ... We describe this minimally invasive technique.From April 1998 to February 1999, 85 women underwent an incisionless suburethral ...
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