Endoscopy and Surgery: A matter of Diagnostic Enlightenment & Therapeutic Liberty

Fri, 02/09/2011 - 11:26 — Luc Michel
published in Acta Chirurgica Belgica 2011; 111: 200-204
In this paper executives of the Royal Belgian Society of Surgery examine objectively the principles, requirements and philosophy about the enduring place of Endoscopy in General Surgery, at the time some people are trying via legalistic manoeuvre to rip the surgeons off by not allowing them to perform endoscopy any more.

The World Health Organisation Surgical Checklist. A surgeon's viewpoint

Fri, 03/09/2010 - 14:58 — Luc Michel
Luc Michel. Paper published in Acta Chirurgica belgica 2010; 110: 423-431
Ten clear recommendations are made about the importance of the use of surgical checklist