TEM: new possibilities for an old technology
Epublication WebSurg.com, Sep 2011;11(09). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03ensylla004
Transanal endoscopic microsurgery (TEM) provides direct endoscopic access to the rectum and peritoneal cavity. In this lecture, Dr. Sylla presents the evolution of the TEM approach from the first reports to the present-day application of laparoscopic and NOTES approaches.