MCI Multispecialty Grand Rounds: Current Advances in Minimally Invasive Surgery for Pancreas Neoplasms
Surgery remains the only option to cure pancreatic cancer. Although the use of laparoscopy in oncology is rapidly growing worldwide, its efficacy in pancreatic surgery remains controversial. During these grand rounds, Dr. Asbun will help physicians understand the benefits of minimally invasive surgery and the positive impact on the patient experience.
Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Hematology Oncologists, Radiation Therapists, General Surgeons, General Practitioners, Obstetrics and Gynecologists, Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Nurses, Patient Navigators and all other interested healthcare professionals.
- Describe and summarize a minimally invasive surgical (MIS) technique and its role in pancreatic surgery.
- List the benefits of MIS surgery in improving the patient’s experience.
Horacio J. Asbun, M.D., FACS
Chief of HPB and Pancreas Surgery
Miami Cancer Institute
Adjunct Professor of Surgery
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Sciences
Horacio J. Asbun, M.D., indicated that neither he nor his spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and he will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation or discussion.
Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have relevant financial relationships to disclose.
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