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Robot-assisted hybrid laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: surgical technique and early outcomes
(Mary Ann Liebert, 2010-12-15)
BACKGROUND: Roux-en-Y gastric bypass performed laparoscopically remains the gold standard in bariatric surgery. The role of robot-assisted laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass has not been clearly defined. METHODS: We ...
p27(Kip1) deficiency promotes prostate carcinogenesis but does not affect the efficacy of retinoids in suppressing the neoplastic process
(BioMed Central, 2010-10-08)
Background: p27 is a cell cycle suppressor gene, whose protein is a negative regulator of cyclin/cdk complexes. p27 is also a potential target of retinoids in cancer prevention studies. In benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH), ...
Hand-Sewn Cystogastrostomy Using the Novel Single-Incision Laparoscopy with Flexible-Tip Laparoscope
(Mary Ann Liebert, 2010-11)
Laparoscopy performed through a single incision has been increasingly reported as a novel technique implemented in a wide variety of surgical procedures. We report what we believe to be the first case of cystogastrostomy ...