Dear member,

Welcome to our August Newsletter. Here is hoping that you are making the most of WebSurg since our website is on free access (effective June 1, 2003).

Thanks to your support and to the help of our industrial sponsors, we are able to offer our services to a larger public on the Internet and provide our members with an ever-increasing range of quality services.

We are also pleased to announce the third and last of a series of postoperative presentations on vascular complications after liver transplantation authored by JP Lerut (Belgium): 'Portal vein complications'.

All the surgical contents may be accessed in the Virtual University, along with new videos, on www.websurg.com.

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We would like to express our warmest thanks to Karl Storz, our Platinum industrial sponsor and to all others for their unabated support.

WebSurg CD-ROMs: special offer!

Price: EUR 59 each, available in English

Please click here to access and order from our full CD-ROM catalog.

Special offer!

  • 2 CD-ROMs for EUR 50 each
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CD-ROMs to be released soon:

WSPARAT1 - Minimally invasive video-assisted parathyroidectomy - P Miccoli (Italy)

WSCHOLE2 - Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for symptomatic cholelithiasis - D Mutter (France)

New releases on WebSurg

Operative techniques

- Portal vein complications after liver transplantation - JP Lerut (Belgium)


- Laparoscopic treatment of a hydatid cyst - J Leroy (France)
- Laparoscopic right inguinal hernia TEP - E Löhde (Germany)
- Laparoscopic colpo and rectopexy with sigmoid colon resection - J Leroy (France)

Free! Laparoscopic course videos on WebSurg

To keep you abreast of the latest developments in laparoscopic surgery, WebSurg and the European Institute of TeleSurgery have made available free videos of operative procedures performed live during the Advanced Course in Laparoscopic Morbid Obesity Surgery held June 13-14, 2003, Strasbourg, France:

- Laparoscopic gastric bypass - K Higa (USA)
- Laparoscopic gastric banding - GB Cadière (Belgium)
- Laparoscopic vertical banded gastroplasty - JL Alle (Belgium)

A set of three presentations on laparoscopic morbid obesity surgery by K Higa (USA) are also available through the 'E.I.T.S. Courses' section.


  WebSurg will be delighted to welcome you to the forthcoming surgical meetings:

- Association Suisse Romande de Chirurgie Coelioscopique (ASRCC), September 4-5, 2003, Geneva, Switzerland.

- 12th International Congress and Endo Expo, SLS Annual Meeting, September 22-25, 2003, Las Vegas, USA.

- 105è Congrès Français de Chirurgie et 1er Congrès de Chirurgie de la Francophonie, October 2-4, Paris, France.


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