Gallbladder Surgery

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One Small Incision in the Navel Is All That's Needed With New Lap Chole System

The Fortimedix FMX314 requires one 15-millimeter trocar in the umbilicus.

Posted 10/19/16 | 1 comment

Patient Dies After Admission for Gallbladder Surgery That Wasn't Performed

Hospital admits liability for wrongful death after delaying procedure.

Posted 05/23/12 | 1 comment

L.A. Doc Charged in Patient's Death During Home-Clinic Surgery

Surgeon used local anesthesia to get around state law prohibiting operations performed outside hospital or surgery center.

Posted 04/27/10 | 2 comments

General Surgery's Promise

Lap chole is at long last approved. Adding it and other procedures to your case mix could result in added returns.

Posted 02/09/08 | Catherine Meredith | Post a comment

Is Your Facility Ready for Lap Cholecystectomies?

Experts offer advice on what you need to get started with this procedure and make it efficient.

Posted 01/18/08 | Nathan Hall, Associate Editor | 1 comment

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