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Table 1 Types of operations performed in each specialty

From: Introducing the “Twilight” operating room concept: a feasibility study to improve operating room utilization

General Surgery Orthopaedics
 Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy  Open Reduction Internal Fixation
 Umbilical / Inguinal Hernia Repairs  Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
 Excision of Pilonidal Sinus  Arthroscopies
 Laparotomy and Small Bowel Resection  Rotator Cuff Repair
 Endoscopy, Colonoscopy  Meniscal Repair/ Debridement
 Hemorrhoid Artery Ligation/ Hemorrhoidectomy  Carpal Tunnel Release
 Laparoscopic Right Hemicolectomy Gynaecology
 Examination Under Anaesthesia  Cystectomy
 Closure of Ileostomy  Hysteroscopy + Dilatation and Curettage
 Carpal Tunnel Release  Excision of Endometriosis
Urology  Mirena Insertion
 Orchidectomy  Hysterectomy
 Cystoscopy / Pyeloscopy/ Ureteroscopy  Salpingectomy
 Transurethral Resection of Bladder Tumour/ Prostate  Oophorectomy
 Ureteric Stent Placement  Myomectomy
Plastic Surgery  Anterior / Posterior Vaginal Repair
 Excision of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Ear with FLAP Dental
 Excision of Recurrent Infra-auricular Basal Cell Carcinoma, Superficial Lower Parotidectomy and Cervio-Facial FLAP  Left Revision Mastoidectomy
 Division of left lower lid Chondromucosal FLAP with Insetting  Tonsillectomy