General Aspects of Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery

  • Jeffrey W. Milsom
  • Bartholomäus Böhm


The preoperative examination and preparation procedures for patients undergoing laparoscopie colorectal surgery are identical to those for conventional surgery—only the access to the operative site differs.


Abdominal Wall Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Functional Residual Capacity Diagnostic Laparoscopy Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jeffrey W. Milsom
    • 1
  • Bartholomäus Böhm
    • 2
  1. 1.Section of Colorectal Surgery Research, Department of Colorectal SurgeryThe Cleveland Clinic FoundationClevelandUSA
  2. 2.Universitätsklinik und Poliklinik für ChirurgieUniversitätsklinikums CharitéBerlinGermany

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