Conversion to Open Surgery
"Conversion to Open Surgery" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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Changing an operative procedure from an endoscopic surgical procedure to an open approach during the INTRAOPERATIVE PERIOD.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Conversion to Open Surgery" by people in Profiles.
Godshall E, Eckhouse S, Johnson C, Patterson A, Pullatt R. Transabdominal Preperitoneal Inguinal Hernia Repair as a Salvage Operation after Failure of Prior Total Extraperitoneal Repair. Am Surg. 2015 Aug; 81(8):312-3.
Li X, Eichinger JK, Hartshorn T, Zhou H, Matzkin EG, Warner JP. A comparison of the lateral decubitus and beach-chair positions for shoulder surgery: advantages and complications. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2015 Jan; 23(1):18-28.
McGillicuddy JW, Villar JJ, Rohan VS, Bazaz S, Taber DJ, Pilch NA, Baliga PK, Chavin KD. Is cirrhosis a contraindication to laparoscopic cholecystectomy? Am Surg. 2015 Jan; 81(1):52-5.