Laparoscopic Colon Surgery

Posted On 2019-01-28 17:28:54

Guest Editors:

Michael J Stamos, MD, FACS, FASCRS (Left)
Department of Surgery, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA

Mehraneh Dorna Jafari, MD (Right)
Department of Surgery, University of California Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA, USA

This Focused Issue “Laparoscopic Colon Surgery”, guest edited by Drs. Michael J Stamos and Mehraneh Dorna Jafari, aims to provide comprehensive surgical techniques and discussion concerning minimally invasive treatment of malignant and benign colon surgery.

Laparoscopic colon surgery
Michael J. Stamos, Mehraneh Dorna Jafari

Review Article
Laparoscopic colectomy: why we do what we do-lessons learned
James Fleshman

Laparoscopic colectomy for colonic malignancy: review of literature
Charles Randall Cooper, Daniel L. Feingold

Laparoscopic colectomy in inflammatory bowel disease: indications and special considerations
Aaron B. Parrish, Karen Zaghiyan, Phillip Fleshner

The dilemmas of the transverse colon cancer: segmental or extended right colectomy, laparoscopic hazards for the inexperienced surgeon
Carol A. Angel, Raul M. Bosio

Hand-assisted laparoscopic colon resection: review of literature and technique
John V. Gahagan, Kelly A. Garrett

Site of extraction for laparoscopic colectomy: review and technique
Haris Chaudhry, Alessio Pigazzi

The advantage of intracorporeal techniques
Matthew T. Brady

Current techniques for combined endoscopic and laparoscopic surgery (CELS)
Erik R. Noren, Carey Wickham, Sang W. Lee

Successful application of laparoscopic techniques in colorectal surgery and its indications
Patrick T. Delaplain, Mehraneh Dorna Jafari

Surgical Technique
Laparoscopic right colectomy: technique and atlas
Christy E. Cauley, Michael A. Valente, Bradley J. Champagne

Laparoscopic left colectomy: surgical technique
Mackenzie C. Morris, Ian M. Paquette

The series “Laparoscopic Colon Surgery” was commissioned by the editorial office, Annals of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgery without any sponsorship or funding. Michael J Stamos and Mehraneh Dorna Jafari served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the series.