Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2010  |  Volume : 15  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 2--8

Minimally invasive surgery in neonates and infants


Tiffany Lin, Ashwin Pimpalwar 
 DeBakey Department of Pediatric Surgery, Texas Children's Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

Correspondence Address:
Ashwin Pimpalwar
DeBakey Department of Pediatric Surgery, Texas Children«SQ»s Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
USA

Minimally invasive surgery (MIS) has significantly improved the field of surgery, with benefits including shorter operating time, improved recovery time, minimizing stress and pain due to smaller incisions, and even improving mortality. MIS procedures, including their indications, impact, limitations, and possible future evolution in neonates and infants, are discussed in this article.


How to cite this article:
Lin T, Pimpalwar A. Minimally invasive surgery in neonates and infants.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2010;15:2-8


How to cite this URL:
Lin T, Pimpalwar A. Minimally invasive surgery in neonates and infants. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2010 [cited 2022 May 16 ];15:2-8
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