Kurt Eric Roberts

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint "Triangle of safety": anatomic considerations in transvaginal natural orifice surgery
    Kurt Roberts
    Section of Surgical Gastroenterology, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 40 Temple Street, Suite 7B, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:2963-5. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Transvaginal NOTES hybrid cholecystectomy
    Kurt E Roberts
    Yale University School of Medicine, Section of Gastrointestinal Surgery, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Surg Innov 19:230-5. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Pure transvaginal laparoscopic appendectomy
    Kurt E Roberts
    Department of Surgery, Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Surg Endosc 26:3316. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Pure transvaginal appendectomy versus traditional laparoscopic appendectomy for acute appendicitis: a prospective cohort study
    Kurt E Roberts
    Section of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 40 Temple Street, Suite 7B, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Ann Surg 255:266-9. 2012
  5. pmc Stump appendicitis: a surgeon's dilemma
    Kurt E Roberts
    Department of Surgery, Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    JSLS 15:373-8. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Single-port laparoscopic umbilical hernia repair
    Kurt E Roberts
    Section of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Surg Innov 17:256-60. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a surgeon's initial experience with 56 consecutive cases and a review of the literature
    Kurt E Roberts
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:506-10. 2010
  8. doi request reprint True single-port appendectomy: first experience with the "puppeteer technique"
    Kurt Eric Roberts
    Department of Surgery, Section of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 40 Temple Street, Suite 7B, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Surg Endosc 23:1825-30. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Size matters: gastric pouch size correlates with weight loss after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    K Roberts
    Yale School of Medicine Surgery, 40 Temple Street Suite 3A, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:1397-402. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Long-term complications with prostate implants: iodine-125 vs. palladium-103
    R E Peschel
    Department of Therapeutic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8040, USA
    Radiat Oncol Investig 7:278-88. 1999

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint "Triangle of safety": anatomic considerations in transvaginal natural orifice surgery
    Kurt Roberts
    Section of Surgical Gastroenterology, Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 40 Temple Street, Suite 7B, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:2963-5. 2013
    ..This video describes the use of landmarks within the posterior vaginal fornix to define a "triangle of safety" wherein the peritoneal cavity can be accessed while minimizing the risk of injury to surrounding structures...
  2. doi request reprint Transvaginal NOTES hybrid cholecystectomy
    Kurt E Roberts
    Yale University School of Medicine, Section of Gastrointestinal Surgery, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Surg Innov 19:230-5. 2012
    ..Benefits of TVC include no visible scars, less pain, and shorter recovery. The authors describe a single surgeon's initial experience with TVC through his first 20 cases...
  3. doi request reprint Pure transvaginal laparoscopic appendectomy
    Kurt E Roberts
    Department of Surgery, Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Surg Endosc 26:3316. 2012
    ..This is 1 of 18 successfully performed TVAs at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Appropriate Institutional Review Board was obtained preoperatively...
  4. doi request reprint Pure transvaginal appendectomy versus traditional laparoscopic appendectomy for acute appendicitis: a prospective cohort study
    Kurt E Roberts
    Section of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 40 Temple Street, Suite 7B, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Ann Surg 255:266-9. 2012
    ..This report describes the first cohort study comparing pure transvaginal appendectomies (TVAs) to traditional 3-port laparoscopic appendectomies (LAs)...
  5. pmc Stump appendicitis: a surgeon's dilemma
    Kurt E Roberts
    Department of Surgery, Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    JSLS 15:373-8. 2011
    ..Forty-eight cases of stump appendicitis were identified in the English literature...
  6. doi request reprint Single-port laparoscopic umbilical hernia repair
    Kurt E Roberts
    Section of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Surg Innov 17:256-60. 2010
    ..Laparoscopic umbilical herniorrhaphy is preferred when abdominal wall defects exceed 3 cm. The authors describe a novel single-port laparoscopic technique for umbilical hernia repair...
  7. doi request reprint Single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a surgeon's initial experience with 56 consecutive cases and a review of the literature
    Kurt E Roberts
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:506-10. 2010
    ..We describe the results of a single surgeon's initial experience with single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy through his first 56 cases and provide a brief literature review on the development of this technique...
  8. doi request reprint True single-port appendectomy: first experience with the "puppeteer technique"
    Kurt Eric Roberts
    Department of Surgery, Section of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, 40 Temple Street, Suite 7B, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Surg Endosc 23:1825-30. 2009
    ..In recent years, successful attempts to reduce the number of the traditionally used three ports have been reported. Specifically, two-port techniques, hybrid approaches, and single-port assisted techniques have been described...
  9. ncbi request reprint Size matters: gastric pouch size correlates with weight loss after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    K Roberts
    Yale School of Medicine Surgery, 40 Temple Street Suite 3A, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:1397-402. 2007
    ..This analysis aimed to determine the relationship between initial gastric pouch size and excess weight loss (EWL) after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Long-term complications with prostate implants: iodine-125 vs. palladium-103
    R E Peschel
    Department of Therapeutic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8040, USA
    Radiat Oncol Investig 7:278-88. 1999
    ..The implications of these findings are discussed in terms of future research directions for prostate implants...