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Comparison of Surgeon’s View during Open and Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Procedure
This medical exhibit compares the surgeon's view during an open versus a laparoscopic cholecystectomy procedures. Two anterior views of the torso including the various incisions are included to orient the viewer. The open exposure view reveals the anatomy of the gallbladder and the surrounding structures in relation to each other . The view through the scope reveals that the lack of peripheral vision during surgery.