NOTES transvaginal bariatric surgery
Epublication WebSurg.com, Jul 2012;12(07). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03encardosoramos001
The advent of minimally invasive surgery and the advances in endoluminal flexible endoscopy have converged to generate a new concept in digestive surgery, whose acronym natural orifice transluminal/translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES), has become a familiar term in the surgical community. In this lecture, Dr. Cardoso Ramos presents the application of NOTES in bariatric surgery.