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  • Videoscopy is included with a subscription to Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques.

Aims & Scope


Videoscopy™, the online complement to Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques (JLAST), offers high-caliber video demonstrations of peer-reviewed, cutting-edge surgical techniques and technologies designed to enable physicians to view and evaluate new surgical and microinvasive techniques and apply them to everyday surgical practice.

Videoscopy is an international online peer-reviewed journal dedicated to publishing video contributions of minimally invasive surgery and advanced surgical techniques.  Videoscopy is intended to enable physicians to learn, evaluate, and implement new surgical strategies in their surgical practice using the most up-to-date Flash, QuickTime, and MP4 technologies. This dynamic video resource includes important surgical procedures highly organized and easily searchable by medical condition, anatomy, surgical procedure, surgical device, author, most cited, and most recommended, with citation linking to related content. Videos can be searched, downloaded, and shared with colleagues, facilitating optimal patient care.

Videoscopy is included in your subscription to Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques.  

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Search videos by:

  • Medical condition
  • Anatomy
  • Surgical procedure
  • Surgical device
  • Video title
  • Abstract
  • Author
  • Publication year
  • Most viewed
  • Most cited
  • Most recommended

 Additional features include:

  • Easy video submission and rapid publication of accepted videos
  • Full peer review by leading experts in the field
  • Share your innovative techniques with thousands of surgeons worldwide
  • Select or adapt the precise technique that meets your needs
  • Learn subtle but important variations in techniques from around the globe
  • Better outcomes for your surgical patients
  • Master videos from experts performing state-of-the-art surgeries and techniques
  • View online and download in Flash, QuickTime® format, or MP4 for iPhone and iPad

Submit your Videos – Instructions for Authors

Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques and Videoscopy are under the editorial leadership of Co-Editors-in-Chief P. Marco Fisichella, MD, MBA, FACS, AbbVie (Chicago, IL) and Fredrick Brody, MD, FACS, MBA, VA Medical Center at George Washington University (Washington, DC); Pediatric Editor Mark Wulkan, MD, FACS, FAAP, Akron Children's Hospital; Associate/Video Editor Fred Brody, MD, MBA; Pediatric Video Editor Matthew S. Clifton, MD, Emory University School of Medicine; and other leading investigators. View the entire editorial board.

Audience: Surgeons: pediatric, thoracic, cardiovascular, urologic, gastrointestinal, and general surgery, among others

Society Affiliation

  The Official Journal of the
  International Pediatric Endosurgery Group

Access to Videoscopy is included with a subscription to Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques.


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