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New surgical contents to inaugurate the New Year!

Dear Member,

Welcome to our March newsletter. This month sees the publication of new videos as well as an operative technique presentation on

Meetings 2005:

IRCAD-EITS-WebSurg will be present as an exhibitor to several surgical meetings in early 2005. We will be happy to welcome you to our booth spot at the forthcoming events:
  • XXth Congress of the European Association of Urology, Istanbul, Turkey
    March 16-19, 2005
    IRCAD will be hosted by Karl Storz.
  • ASGBI 2005 Annual Scientific Meeting, Glasgow, Scotland
    April 13-15, 2005
    IRCAD will be hosted by Karl Storz.
  • 2005 Surgical Spring Week, SAGES, ACS & AHPBA, Fort Lauderdale (Hollywood), Florida
    April 14-17, 2005
    Booth 309.

Videos of live surgery

Videos of live surgery

Videos of live surgery

A totally new dimension to sequencing chronological stages in surgical procedures!
Last December, we introduced a new element in video editing: we hope that you enjoy watching the different chronological sequences constitutive of the video. Our search engine is able to provide targeted video information (plug-ins available, video sequencing if any) in the search results.

8 new videos

 - Laparoscopic repair of strangulated incisional hernia
 - Laparoscopic repair of umbilical hernia
 - Laparoscopic gastric banding
 - Laparoscopic cholecystectomy with endoscopic exploration of CBD for suspicion of lithiasis
 - Laparoscopic sigmoidectomy for diverticulitis with associated hysterectomy
 - Total Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM) for a dysplastic polyp of the rectum
 - Laparoscopic radical prostatectomy: transperitoneal approach
 - Treatment of recurrent uterine prolapse and GSI (genuine stress incontinence) by subtotal hysterectomy and Burch's colpopexy using Ligasure AtlasTM

New format for Experts' Opinions

Experience a new format for Experts' Opinions in Laparoscopic Surgery!

Operative technique

Operative technique chapters

Discover one new chapter this month:
Access and trocar complications

EITS courses

Next future 2005 EITS Courses

Keep abreast of the next EITS courses:
- Advanced Course in Colorectal Surgery
  March 18-19, 2005
- Advanced Course in Digestive Surgery
  March 31 - April 02, 2005
- Advanced Course in Urology "Genito-urinary prolapse"
  April 08-09, 2005
- Advanced Course in Endocrine Surgery
  May 12-14, 2005

Yours faithfully,

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