Topic Forum 5











Attenzione: apre in una nuova finestra.

5 Monday, September 3, 8:15 - 10:00 am
Natural orifice surgery

Chairs: H. Inoue (Yokohama) – L.L. Swanström (Portland)
Discussant: S. Perretta (Strasbourg)

  • Flexible mediastinoscopy for cancer staging L.L. Swanström (Portland)    
  • Endoscopic management of esophageal perforations. K.L. Goh (Kuala Lumpur)
  • NOTES for Achalasia (POEM) H. Inoue (Yokohama)
  • POEM for spastic motility disorders. E.B. Wassenaar (Seattle)
  • Trans-esophageal procedures  S. Perretta (Strasbourg)
  • Reaching beyond NOTES from endoscopic to cellular therapy: endoscopic injection of muscle-derived cells to augment gut smooth muscle sphincter function A. Nieponice (Buenos Aires)
  • Skinning esophagectomy for superficial esophageal tumors: implication for a novel  therapeutical approach A. Nieponice (Buenos Aires)
  • Noninvasive endoscopic sentinel node MRI based identification for esophageal cancer S. Perretta (Strasbourg)
  • Novel esophageal anastomosis and reconstruction techniques J. Wall (Palo Alto)
  • Can we truly improve esophageal functional surgery? J.J. Lamb (Pittsburgh)
  • Introducing POEM into routine clinical practice: are there yet? L.L. Swanström (Portland)
  • Per oral endoscopic resection of esophageal leiomyomas H. Inoue (Yokohama)