M E Franklin

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Laparoscopic harvest of omental flaps for reconstruction of complex mediastinal wounds
    Jihad R Salameh
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    JSLS 7:317-22. 2003
  2. pmc Acute cholecystitis and severe ischemic cardiac disease: is laparoscopy indicated?
    Jihad R Salameh
    Texas Endosurgery Institute, San Antonio, Texas 78222, USA
    JSLS 8:61-4. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic repair of postoperative perineal hernia
    M E Franklin
    Hernia 6:42-4. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Preliminary experience with new bioactive prosthetic material for repair of hernias in infected fields
    M E Franklin
    Texas Endosurgery Institute, 4242 E Southcross, Suite 1, San Antonio, TX 78222, USA
    Hernia 6:171-4. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Preliminary results of a two-layered prosthetic repair for recurrent inguinal and ventral hernias combining open and laparoscopic techniques
    J M Trevino
    Texas Endosurgery Institute, 4242 East Southcross Boulevard, Suite 1, San Antonio, TX 78222, USA
    Hernia 10:253-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of porcine small intestinal submucosa as a prosthetic device for laparoscopic repair of hernias in contaminated fields: 2-year follow-up
    M E Franklin
    Texas Endosurgery Institute, 4242 E Southcross Suite 1, San Antonio, TX 78222, USA
    Hernia 8:186-9. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic ventral and incisional hernia repair: an 11-year experience
    M E Franklin
    Texas Endosurgery Institute, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    Hernia 8:23-7. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic diagnosis and treatment of intestinal obstruction
    M E Franklin
    Texas Endosurgery Institute, 4242 E Southcross, Suite 1, San Antonio, TX 78222, USA
    Surg Endosc 18:26-30. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopically monitored colonoscopic polypectomy: an established form of endoluminal therapy for colorectal polyps
    M E Franklin
    Texas Endosurgery Institute, 4242 East Southcross Boulevard, Suite 1, San Antonio, TX 78222, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:1650-3. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Combined laparoscopic and flexible endoscopic techniques in the management of malignant gastrointestinal lesions
    M E Franklin
    Texas Endosurgery Institute, San Antonio, USA
    Semin Surg Oncol 15:183-8. 1998

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Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Laparoscopic harvest of omental flaps for reconstruction of complex mediastinal wounds
    Jihad R Salameh
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    JSLS 7:317-22. 2003
    ..Omental harvest for complex poststernotomy mediastinal wounds has traditionally required a formal laparotomy in often high-risk patients, thus making it the procedure of last resort...
  2. pmc Acute cholecystitis and severe ischemic cardiac disease: is laparoscopy indicated?
    Jihad R Salameh
    Texas Endosurgery Institute, San Antonio, Texas 78222, USA
    JSLS 8:61-4. 2004
    ..Laparoscopy in patients with poor cardiac function has been the subject of controversy and is considered by many surgeons a relative contraindication...
  3. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic repair of postoperative perineal hernia
    M E Franklin
    Hernia 6:42-4. 2002
    ..We present an alternative not previously described for the surgical repair of this type of hernia: laparoscopic repair of postoperative perineal hernia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Preliminary experience with new bioactive prosthetic material for repair of hernias in infected fields
    M E Franklin
    Texas Endosurgery Institute, 4242 E Southcross, Suite 1, San Antonio, TX 78222, USA
    Hernia 6:171-4. 2002
    ..Surgisis mesh appears to be a promising new prosthetic material for hernia repair, especially in contaminated or potentially contaminated fields. Obviously, long-term follow-up is still required...
  5. ncbi request reprint Preliminary results of a two-layered prosthetic repair for recurrent inguinal and ventral hernias combining open and laparoscopic techniques
    J M Trevino
    Texas Endosurgery Institute, 4242 East Southcross Boulevard, Suite 1, San Antonio, TX 78222, USA
    Hernia 10:253-7. 2006
    ..This is encouraging and provides an alternative approach for the management of difficult, recurrent hernias...
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of porcine small intestinal submucosa as a prosthetic device for laparoscopic repair of hernias in contaminated fields: 2-year follow-up
    M E Franklin
    Texas Endosurgery Institute, 4242 E Southcross Suite 1, San Antonio, TX 78222, USA
    Hernia 8:186-9. 2004
    ..As such, we believe that Surgisis mesh is ideal for use in contaminated or potentially contaminated fields in which ventral, incisional, or inguinal hernia repairs are required...
  7. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic ventral and incisional hernia repair: an 11-year experience
    M E Franklin
    Texas Endosurgery Institute, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    Hernia 8:23-7. 2004
    ..More long-term follow-up is still required to further evaluate the true effectiveness of this operation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic diagnosis and treatment of intestinal obstruction
    M E Franklin
    Texas Endosurgery Institute, 4242 E Southcross, Suite 1, San Antonio, TX 78222, USA
    Surg Endosc 18:26-30. 2004
    ..However, with the advent of minimally invasive surgery, the need for laparotomy for this common problem is being challenged...
  9. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopically monitored colonoscopic polypectomy: an established form of endoluminal therapy for colorectal polyps
    M E Franklin
    Texas Endosurgery Institute, 4242 East Southcross Boulevard, Suite 1, San Antonio, TX 78222, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:1650-3. 2007
    ..In the past, a formal segmental resection usually was suggested for these difficult polyps...
  10. ncbi request reprint Combined laparoscopic and flexible endoscopic techniques in the management of malignant gastrointestinal lesions
    M E Franklin
    Texas Endosurgery Institute, San Antonio, USA
    Semin Surg Oncol 15:183-8. 1998
    ..At our institution, the combination of these two fields of technology has resulted in improved patient care with a low complication rate...
  11. doi request reprint Natural orifice specimen extraction in laparoscopic colorectal surgery: transanal and transvaginal approaches
    M E Franklin
    The Texas Endosurgery Institute, 4242 E Southcross Blvd, Suite 1, San Antonio, TX 78222, USA
    Tech Coloproctol 17:S63-7. 2013
    ..Specifically, the study aimed to investigate whether transanal and transvaginal approaches are safe and effective alternatives for extracting the specimen during laparoscopic colorectal surgeries...
  12. ncbi request reprint Needlescopic appendectomy
    A Chock
    Department of Surgery, Texas Endosurgery Institute, 4242 E Southcross Blvd, Suite 1, San Antonio, TX 78222, USA
    Surg Endosc 17:1451-3. 2003
    ..In this paper, we compare our experience with the techniques of needlescopic appendectomy (NA) (2-mm instruments) for the treatment of acute appendicitis with the more conventional approach of a laparoscopic appendectomy (LA)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Morbidity of laparoscopic surgery for complicated appendicitis: an international study
    J Cueto
    Department of Surgery, Hospitals ABC y Angeles Lomas, Mexico City, Mexico
    Surg Endosc 20:717-20. 2006
    ..Although laparoscopic appendectomy has some advantages over open appendectomy, some reports do show more postoperative intraabdominal abscesses...
  14. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of surgical measures in preventing port-site recurrences in a porcine model
    C Schneider
    Department of Surgery and Pathology, University of Erlangen, Germany
    Surg Endosc 15:121-5. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: These results strongly suggest that the quality of surgical technique has an influence on the incidence of port-site recurrences. From now on, we propose to use these protective measures routinely in cancer laparoscopy...