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Background: The value of endoprostheses for long-term management of bile duct stones has not been formally established. We retrospectively compared the results of this method versus surgical approach in elderly patients (>70 years) with endoscopically irretrievable bile duct stones. Methods: From...
Background: Video broadcasting of surgical procedures is an important tool for education, training, and consultation. Current video conferencing systems are expensive and time-consuming and require preplanning. Real-time Internet video is known for its poor quality and relies on the equipment and...