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October 26, 2009 18:21 ET

This Week on ORLive (October 26, 2009): View New and Live Surgery Video; Gamma Knife® Perfexion™ Treatment of Metastatic Brain Tumors, a Live Broadcast Featuring Advanced Energy in Laparoscopic Hysterectomy, a Live TruMatch™ Total Knee Replacement Surgery, and Preview Next Week's Line-Up of Orthopaedic Surgeries

ORLive -- Your Destination for Live and On-Demand Surgery Video

WEST HARTFORD, CT--(Marketwire - October 26, 2009) - ORLive, your destination for live and on-demand surgery video, will premiere a new video featuring the treatment of metastatic brain tumors using the Gamma Knife® Perfexion™ system from Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. Later in the week ORLive will present a live review of Advanced Energy in Laparoscopic Hysterectomy and a live total knee replacement surgery, utilizing the TruMatch™ system, from The Anderson Orthopaedic Clinic, Inova Joint Replacement Center at Inova Mount Vernon Hospital, in Alexandria, Virginia.

Each week ORLive invites you take part in the latest installment of the Virtual Brain Tumor Board, and encourages you to preview next week's line-up of orthopaedic surgeries, anchored by a live symposium for advanced shoulder arthroscopy that includes a presentation by James Andrews, MD, founding member of Andrews Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center in Birmingham, Alabama.

NEW ON-DEMAND VIDEO: Gamma Knife® Perfexion™ Treatment of Metastatic Brain Tumors

Tuesday, October 27, 2009, at 5:00 PM EDT -- Join gynecological surgeons Andrew I Brill, MD, from California Pacific Medical Center and Ted Teh Min Lee, MD, from Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC, as they highlight the use of Advanced Energy as it pertains to laparoscopic hysterectomy. The webcast will highlight basic principles of electrosurgical and ultrasonic energy during these types of procedures. Additionally, differences amongst current Advanced Bipolar systems will be discussed. These systems and the clinical applications for GYN surgery will be presented. Pre-recorded surgical video will include the demonstration of EnSeal® and Harmonic® technologies in both a laparoscopic supracervical and total laparoscopic hysterectomy.

Learn more about this live video broadcast on ORLive.com

LIVE SURGERY PRESENTATION: Advanced Energy in Laparoscopic Hysterectomy

Thursday, October 29, 2009, at 7:00 EDT -- Join gynecological surgeons Andrew I Brill, MD, from California Pacific Medical Center and Ted Teh Min Lee, MD, from Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC, as they highlight the use of Advanced Energy as it pertains to laparoscopic hysterectomy. Pre-recorded surgical video will include the demonstration of EnSeal® and Harmonic® technologies in both a laparoscopic supracervical and total laparoscopic hysterectomy.

Viewers will be able to interact and ask questions via the ORLive website. Learn more about this live video broadcast on ORLive.com

LIVE SURGERY VIDEO: Sigma® Total Knee Replacement Utilizing the TruMatch™ Personalized Solutions System

Thursday, October 29, 2009, 7:00 PM EDT -- Watch a live surgery webcast of a Sigma® Total Knee replacement utilizing the TruMatch™ Personalized Solutions system from The Anderson Orthopaedic Clinic, Inova Joint Replacement Center at Inova Mount Vernon Hospital, Alexandria, Virginia. The surgery will be moderated by Mark W. Pagnano, MD as C. Anderson Engh, MD operates.

TruMatch Solutions uses a three-dimensional computerized scan of the full leg to create customized surgical cutting guides that are designed based on the patient's unique anatomy.

Viewers will be able to interact and ask questions via the ORLive website. Learn more about this live video broadcast on ORLive.com

PREVIEW VIDEO: DePuy Mitek Advanced Shoulder Arthroscopy Symposium

Monday, November 2, 7:30 PM EST -- Depuy Mitek presents a web-based symposium focused on complex topics in shoulder arthroscopy, utilizing interactive and case-based presentations by a panel of expert shoulder arthroscopists, which includes James Andrews, MD, founding member of Andrews Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center in Birmingham, Alabama.

Learn more about this broadcast on ORLive.com

About ORLive

ORLive is the world's leading surgical broadcasting company. Working collaboratively with hospitals and device manufacturers, ORLive produces customized, interactive, video programs that demonstrate the latest surgical techniques and product innovations. The ORLive broadcasting network provides an intimate look at over 650 live and on-demand surgeries to a global audience, streaming over 45,000 hours of programming each month. The ORLive network can be found on-line at www.ORLive.com.

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