The impact of the new video quality is tremendous : during the month of June 27765 videos have been viewed!

Websurg is pleased to inform you that 4 new videos have been put on line:
those surgical operations have been presented at IRCAD/EITS Institute (Strasbourg University) during the last Advanced Course on Morbid Obesity.

1. A laparoscopic gastric banding performed by Dr. M. Vix (France).
2. A laparoscopic gastric bypass performed by Dr. K. Higa (USA) using a gastrojejunal approach with manual anastomosis. You will for sure appreciate the operating gesture!
3. A laparoscopic gastric bypass performed by Dr. J. Himpens (Belgium) using another technique with mechanical suture.
4. A laparoscopic vertical banded gastroplasty performed by Dr. JL. Allé (Belgium), wellknown for his expertise in this field.

Let me remind you about our next Laparoscopic Advanced Course on Morbid Obesity that will take place on September 30th and October 1st 2005 at IRCAD/EITS Institute ( with an international panel of experts.

Yours sincerely,

Prof. Jacques MARESCAUX
President IRCAD/EITS Institute
Editor-in-Chief - WebSurg