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NOTES, practice. Short statements of what transpires on the trial of a cause; they are generally made by the judge and the counsel, for their Own satisfaction.
     2. They are not, per se, evidence on another trial, not being in the nature of a deposition. 4 Binn. R. 110. But such notes were admitted in a court of equity as evidence of what had been stated by a witness at the trial of an action at law. 3 Y. & C. 413., And a verdict was amended, in a court of law, from the notes of the judges. 11 Ad. & El. 179; S. C. 39 Eng. C L R. 38; see 5 Whart. 156; 5 Watts & S. 51.
     3. Notaries formerly made notes, matrix, by abbreviations, from which they made their records, and engrossed the acts which were passed before them. This original is now called the minutes. The notes of the prothonotaries and clerks of courts are called minutes.

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Doctors from Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School showed that Ethicon Endo-Surgery's Toolbox for natural orifice surgery can help facilitate a new minimally-invasive approach to the mediastinum and thoracic cavity.
We believe NOTES has enormous potential and Ethicon Endo-Surgery is committed to working with leading medical intuitions and societies, which we believe is essential to responsibly and effectively move natural orifice surgery forward.
It is this type of collaborative effort that will continue to advance Natural Orifice Surgery and the TIF procedure as it becomes the new standard of care for the surgical treatment of GERD.
In the coming months, the Ethicon Endo-Surgery Toolbox for natural orifice surgery will be evaluated in a human clinical trial under an investigational device exemption (IDE) from the U.
The NOTES Toolbox is a comprehensive suite of devices specifically designed for natural orifice surgery.
The funding will be used to support an expanding commercial presence for the company's market-leading Natural Orifice Surgery (NOS) platform, which includes the EsophyX and StomaphyX surgical devices.
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EndoGastric Solutions (EGS), the recognized leader in the emerging field of Natural Orifice Surgery (NOS), announced that the American Society of General Surgeons (ASGS) has published a position statement endorsing its Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication (TIF) procedure for the treatment of GERD.

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