Surgeons normally work from the outside in and physicians from the inside out, but a pioneer of per-oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) told delegates at Australian Gastroenterology Week that it was time to work together. Presenting the annual Bushell lecture on the fusion of gastrointestinal endoscopy and surgery, Professor Haruhiro Inoue said the gap between the ...
Flipping the surgical approach to GI disorders
By Mardi Chapman
21 Aug 2017