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  1. Early-stage endometriosis is a known contributing factor for chronic pelvic pain and sub-fertility. To determine whether Helica Thermal Coagulation is an effective short- and long-term treatment for endometrio...

    Authors: Jill Adamson, Janani Iyer and Shamma Al-Inizi

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2013 10:803

    Content type: Original Article

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  2. The new ESHRE/ESGE classification system of female genital anomalies is presented, aiming to provide a more suitable classification system for the accurate, clear, correlated with clinical management and simpl...

    Authors: Grigoris F. Grimbizis, Stephan Gordts, Attilio Di Spiezio Sardo, Sara Brucker, Carlo De Angelis, Marco Gergolet, Tin-Chiu Li, Vasilios Tanos, Hans Brölmann, Luca Gianaroli and Rudi Campo

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2013 10:800

    Content type: Original Article

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  3. Endometrial polyps, submucous fibroids, uterine septa, and intrauterine adhesions can be found by ultrasound (US), HSG, hysteroscopy, or any combined in 10–15 % of infertile women. Observational studies sugges...

    Authors: Jan Bosteels, Jenneke Kasius, Steven Weyers, Frank J. Broekmans, Ben Willem J. Mol and Thomas M. D’Hooghe

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2013 10:798

    Content type: Review Article

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  4. This study investigated the validity of a virtual reality simulator for hysteroscopic tubal sterilization. Initially performed laparoscopically, the hysteroscopic sterilization method is becoming increasingly ...

    Authors: Juliënne A. Janse, Sebastiaan Veersema, Frank J. Broekmans and Henk W. R. Schreuder

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2013 10:790

    Content type: Original Article

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  5. There is an increasing need for clinician self-evaluation. The need becomes bigger when it comes to assess residents in operative procedures; office hysteroscopy in its current form is one of the best examples...

    Authors: Charalampos S. Siristatidis, Dimitrios S. Miligkos, Igor V. Klyucharov, Nikos Vrachnis, Zoe Iliodromiti, Charalampos Chrelias, Johannes Bitzer, Dimitrios Kassanos and Stefano Bettocchi

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2013 10:792

    Content type: Techniques and Instrumentation

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  6. The aim of this study was to explore and describe the status and trends of scientific literature on endometrial polyps. We have conducted a systematic search for publications related to endometrial polyps from...

    Authors: Pietro Gambadauro and Rafael Torrejón

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2013 10:788

    Content type: Original Article

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  7. The surgical treatment of vaginal vault prolapse can either be performed by the vaginal or the abdominal (laparoscopic) route. The objective of this study was to compare the laparoscopic sacral colpopexy (LSC)...

    Authors: Mariëlla I. J. Withagen, Mark E. Vierhout, Alfredo L. Milani, Guido H. H. Mannaerts, Kirsten B. Kluivers and Robin M. F. van der Weiden

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2013 10:786

    Content type: Original Article

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  8. This study aims to show that 3D technology in laparoscopy promises to be an indispensable tool. The feasibility and safety of this surgical innovation has been shown. Our objective is to evaluate our initial e...

    Authors: Rakesh Sinha, Meenakshi Sundaram, Shweta Raje, Gayatri Rao, Manju Sinha and Rushindra Sinha

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2013 10:782

    Content type: Original Article

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  9. Robotic surgery is associated with reduced hospital stay compared with open surgery. While the initial outlay is expensive, the increased number of patients amenable to this minimal access approach compared wi...

    Authors: O. E. O’Sullivan, M. O’Carroll, M. Hewitt and B. A. O’Reilly

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2013 10:780

    Content type: Original Article

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  10. Hysterectomy is the most common major gynecological surgery performed in women. The aim of this study was to compare major morbidity and mortality between abdominal hysterectomy (AH) and laparoscopic hysterect...

    Authors: Amir Wiser, Christina A. Holcroft, Togas Tulandi and Haim A. Abenhaim

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2013 10:781

    Content type: Original Article

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    The Erratum to this article has been published in Gynecological Surgery 2014 11:859

  11. An employer has a legal requirement to offer a safe working environment to its employees. The risks and hazards should be reduced as far as practicably possible, and the set-up should be as ergonomic as possib...

    Authors: A. Cutner, A. Stavroulis and N. Zolfaghari

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 10:779

    Content type: Review Article

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  12. Minimally invasive surgery (MIS) is practiced by different surgical disciplines applying similar basic techniques. In 2007, the Dutch Health Care inspectorate indicated the need for a guideline including multi...

    Authors: Claire F. la Chapelle, Willem A. Bemelman, Marlies Y. Bongers, Teus A. van Barneveld and Frank Willem Jansen

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 10:776

    Content type: Original Article

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  13. In teaching hospitals all over the world, skills laboratories have been set up in order to train and assess minimally invasive surgical (MIS) skills. However, there are no generally accepted standards as to wh...

    Authors: Ellen Hiemstra, Henk W. R. Schreuder, Anne M. Stiggelbout and Frank Willem Jansen

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 10:772

    Content type: Original Article

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  14. The primary objective of this study is to compare pain perception during and after surgery between abdominal hysterectomy (AH), laparoscopic hysterectomy (LH), and vaginal hysterectomy (VH). The secondary obje...

    Authors: A. R. H Twijnstra, A. Dahan, M. M. ter Kuile and F. W. Jansen

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 10:769

    Content type: Original Article

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  15. Deep infiltrating endometriosis, which is frequently associated with pain, is diagnosed at clinical examination and with indirect imaging techniques like ultrasound and MRI. The aim of this study was to evalua...

    Authors: Sylvie Gordts, Patrick Puttemans, Rudi Campo, Marion Valkenburg and Stephan Gordts

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 10:766

    Content type: Original Article

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  16. Post-surgical adhesions are common and can cause substantial co-morbidity. The aim of this review was to investigate the efficacy of 4 % icodextrin solution, a widely used adhesion prevention agent, in gynaeco...

    Authors: Fiona L. Mackie, Sofia Dias, Andrew Watson and Gaity Ahmad

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 10:760

    Content type: Review Article

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  17. Postoperative adhesions have become the most common complication of open or laparoscopic abdominal surgery and a source of major concern because of their potentially dramatic consequences. The proposed guideli...

    Authors: Rudy Leon De Wilde, Hans Brölmann, Philippe Robert Koninckx, Per Lundorff, Adrian M. Lower, Arnaud Wattiez, Michal Mara and Markus Wallwiener

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 9:764

    Content type: Perspective

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  18. The objective of this study was to examine the analgesic effect of intraperitoneal nebulization of ropivacaine during gynecological laparoscopic procedures for patients anesthetized with an ultrashort-acting o...

    Authors: Y. Kaufman, L. Ostrovsky, O. Klein, I. Hirsh, R. Auslander, R. Pizov and A. Lissak

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 10:761

    Content type: Original Article

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  19. We here present the full text of a patient leaflet we have designed, and routinely use, to provide preoperative education about adhesions to patients undergoing open or laparoscopic gynaecological surgery. The...

    Authors: Markus Wallwiener, Hans Brölmann, Philippe Robert Koninckx, Per Lundorff, Adrian M. Lower, Arnaud Wattiez, Michal Mara and Rudy Leon De Wilde

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 9:762

    Content type: Original Article

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  20. The purpose of this review is to provide evidence-based guidance for surgical decisions during abdominal hysterectomy performed for benign indications. Using combinations of terms “abdominal,” “hysterectomy,” ...

    Authors: Danish S. Siddiqui, Hussain Ali, Kiley A. Bernhard, Vincenzo Berghella and Suneet P. Chauhan

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 9:763

    Content type: Review Article

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  21. Total laparoscopic hysterectomy (TLH) has well-established advantages over total abdominal hysterectomy in benign gynaecology. We evaluated the outcome of a single surgeon who offered TLH as the default surgic...

    Authors: D. Ghosh, P. Wipplinger and D. L. Byrne

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 10:754

    Content type: Original Article

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  22. The purpose of this study was to analyze complication and recurrence rates after deep endometriotic nodule surgery. A total of 3,298 cases of deep endometriotic nodules were analyzed. The shaving technique was...

    Authors: Jacques Donnez, Pascale Jadoul, Sébastien Colette, Mathieu Luyckx, Jean Squifflet and Olivier Donnez

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 10:759

    Content type: Original Article

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  23. The management of an advanced multi-compartment prolapse requires a combination of techniques. The objective of this study was to report the anatomical outcomes of a prospective randomised trial comparing tens...

    Authors: Ayman Qatawneh, Fawaz Al-Kazaleh, Shawqi Saleh, Fida Thekrallah, Majed Bata, Issa Sumreen and Mahmoud Al-Mustafa

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 10:758

    Content type: Original Article

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  24. This study was undertaken to evaluate the value of routine hysteroscopy prior to uterine artery embolisation (UAE) for symptomatic uterine fibroids. The study design used is hospital-based retrospective study,...

    Authors: Geeta B. Krishnamurthy, Ioanis Tsibanakos, Mohsen Moustafa, Mina Karamshi, Neil Davies and Adam Magos

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 10:755

    Content type: Original Article

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  25. The “word digital operating room” aims to integrate the images, information, and work flow available in the hospital and in the operating theater. In addition, it can distribute and record information while ad...

    Authors: Philippe R. Koninckx, Assia Stepanian, Leila Adamyan, Anastasia Ussia, Jacques Donnez and Arnaud Wattiez

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 10:752

    Content type: Techniques and instrumentation

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  26. This study describes the diagnosis and treatment of a spontaneous intramyometrial pregnancy by a case report and review of the literature at a university hospital center. A 24-year-old woman presented with a s...

    Authors: Maria-Laura Marotta, Jacques Donnez, Nathalie Michaux, Michaël Dupont, Monique Delos and Olivier Donnez

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 9:751

    Content type: Techniques and instrumentation

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  27. In addition to technical skills, nontechnical factors appear to influence surgical results. This study aims to analyze how visuospatial ability, self-efficacy, and flow are associated with simulated laparoscop...

    Authors: Liv Ahlborg, Leif Hedman, Carsten Rasmussen, Li Felländer-Tsai and Lars Enochsson

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 9:748

    Content type: Original Article

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  28. Vaginal cuff dehiscence (VCD) is a severe adverse event and occurs more frequently after total laparoscopic hysterectomy (TLH) compared with abdominal and vaginal hysterectomy. The aim of this study is to comp...

    Authors: M. D. Blikkendaal, A. R. H. Twijnstra, S. C. L. Pacquee, J. P. T. Rhemrev, M. J. G. H. Smeets, C. D. de Kroon and F. W. Jansen

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 9:745

    Content type: Original Article

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  29. Endometrial ablation procedures are extensively used for the treatment of menorrhagia on premenopausal patients who failed medical therapy. The increasing popularity of safe, effective, less invasive, nonresec...

    Authors: Teresa Tam, Corissa Elgar, Kelly Jirschele and Emily Lombard

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 9:744

    Content type: Original Report

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  30. The objective of this study is to report the current status on single-port laparoscopic surgery in gynecology. A systematic MEDLINE review of the English language literature from 2007 to 2011 was performed usi...

    Authors: William Kondo, Reitan Ribeiro and Monica Tessmann Zomer

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 9:743

    Content type: Review Article

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  31. A new FOATIaRVS (Foci–Ovarian endometrioma–Adhesion–Tubal endometriosis–Inflammation–adenomyosis–Recto Vaginal Space) endometriosis classification is proposed to replace the ASRM (American Society Reproductive...

    Authors: D. K. Tran and Jean Belaisch

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 9:739

    Content type: Perspective

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  32. The study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of laparoscopic management of adnexal torsion. Early minimal invasive surgical management of adnexal torsion with the main emphasis on an organ-preservi...

    Authors: Ibrahim Alkatout, Liselotte Mettler, Martin Anlauf, Walter Jonat, Christel Eckmann-Scholz and Thoralf Schollmeyer

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 9:738

    Content type: Original Article

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  33. This study was conducted to evaluate expectant management in asymptomatic patients with an initial serum beta-hCG titer of <2,500 IU/l and to determine the independent ability of initial serum beta-hCG titers ...

    Authors: Sharon P. Rodrigues, Kirsten J. de Burlet, Ellen Hiemstra, Andries R. H. Twijnstra, Erik W. van Zwet, Trudy C. M. Trimbos-Kemper and Frank W. Jansen

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 9:736

    Content type: Original Article

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  34. The aim of the study was to determine the rate of persistence of urgency or urge urinary incontinence following midurethral sling surgery compared to standard medication treatment in patients with mixed incont...

    Authors: Jessika Kissling, Lauren Westermann and Neena Agarwala

    Citation: Gynecological Surgery 2012 9:735

    Content type: Original Article

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