Multicentric assessment of the safety of neonatal videosurgery

Nicolas Kalfa, Hossein Allal, Olivier Raux, Hubert Lardy, Francoise Varlet, Olivier Reinberg, Guillaume Podevin, Yves Heloury, Francois Becmeur, Isabelle Talon, Luke Harper, Pierre Vergnes, Dominique Forgues, Manuel Lopez, Marie-Pierre Guibal, Rene-Benoit Galifer

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Complex procedures form anaging congenital abnormalities are reported to be feasible. However, neonatal videosurgery involves very specific physiologic constraints. This study evaluated the safety and complication rate of videosurgery during the first month of life and sought to determine both the risk factors of perioperative complications and the most recent trends in practice.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)303 - 308
Number of pages6
JournalSurgical Endoscopy
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2007
Externally publishedYes

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