Interdisciplinary Laparoscopic News From the European Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy
by Anja Herrmann, Rudy Leon De Wilde
Professor and Head of Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Gynecological Oncology, PIUS Clinic, Carl-von-Ossietzky-University Oldenburg, Germany (Rudy Leon De Wilde)
At the last congress of the ESGE, held in September 2012 in Paris, a broad spectrum of gynecological topics were presented containing a variety of presentations which could be of interest to laparoscopic surgeons of other specialties as well.
Laparoscopy continues to proliferate in volume and complexity in many hospitals all over the world. Despite the fact that the advantages of minimally invasive surgery are well known among surgeons, laparoscopy is still not implemented in all hospitals especially in the case of complex procedures.