Jordi Farguell Piulachs General Surgery resident. Hospital Clinic (Barcelona, Spain) SADI-S (TIPS AND TRICKS) Laparoscopic bariatric surgery has become the gold standard treatment for morbid obesity. Even though sleeve gastrectomy and the Roux-en-Y bypass (RYGB) have both proved to have long-term outcomes, weight regain and comorbidity relapse are making surgeons look for modifications and new […]
Jordi Farguell Piulachs General Surgery resident. Hospital Clinic (Barcelona, Spain) Dr. Bemelman introduced the course talking about the importance of anastomotic leakage and the implications of its appearance in colorectal surgeries, specially when creating a low anastomosis. In the first part of the presentation, they talked about how they dealt with leaks. Strategies on how […]
Jordi Farguell General Surgery Resident Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (SIRS) requires more than one of the following findings: temperature >38°C or <35°C; heart rate >90 beats per minute; respiratory rate >20 breaths per minute or PaCO2 <32 mmHg; and white blood cell count >12,000/cu mm, <4,000/cu mm, or >10% immature (band) forms. When using the […]
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