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Title Robotic urologic surgery / Vipul R. Patel (ed.)
Published London : Springer, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 222 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents Robotic urologic surgery: an introduction and vision for the future / Nicholas J. Hegarty and Inderbir S. Gill -- Robotic surgical systems / Vimal K. Narula and W. Scott Melvin -- Multispeciality applications of robotic technology / Geoffrey N. Box and Michael Gong -- An overview of adult robotic urologic surgery / Fatih Atug and Raju Thomas -- Essential elements of building a robotics program / Garrett S. Matsunaga, Anthony J. Costello, Douglas W. Skarecky, and Thomas E. Ahlering -- Principles and lessons in a transition from open to robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy / Joseph A. Smith, Jr. -- Training: preparing the robotics team for their first case / Richard C. Sarle, Khurshid A. Guru, and James O. Peabody -- Patient selection and perioperative management / Gregg E. Zimmerman, Khurshid A. Guru, Hyung L. Kim, and James L. Mohler -- Anesthetic considerations and management / Christopher L. Yerington and Barry Nuechterlein -- Patient positioning for robotic urologic procedures / Robert I. Carey and Raymond J. Leveillee -- Transperitoneal trocar placement / Justin M. Albani and David I. Lee -- Extraperitoneal access / András Hoznek, Michael Esposito, Laurent Salomon, and Clement-Claude Abbou -- Robotic radical prostatectomy: a step-by-step approach / Alok Shrivastava and Mani Menon -- Clinical pearls: the approach to the management of difficult anatomy and common operative and postoperative problems / Vipul R. Patel -- The French experience: a comparison of the perioperative outcomes of laparoscopic and robot-assisted radical prostatectomy at Montsouris / Justin D. Harmon, Francois Rozet, Xavier Cathelineau, Eric Barret, and Guy Vallancien -- The French experience: the St. Augustin transition from the laparoscopic to the robotic approach / Thierry Piechaud, A. Pansadoro, and Charles-Henry Rochat -- The oncologic outcomes of robotic-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy / Kristy M. Borawski, James O. L'Esperance, and David M. Albala -- Anatomic bases of nerve-sparing robotic prostatectomy / Sandhya Rao, Atsushi Takenaka, and Ashutosh Tewari -- Alternative approaches to nerve sparing: techniques and outcomes / Can Öbek and Ali Riza Kural -- Management of postprostatectomy erectile dysfunction / Craig D. Zippe and Shikha Sharma -- Robotic pyeloplasty / Michael Louie, Robert I. Carey, Raymond J. Leveillee, and Vipul R. Patel -- Robot-assisted radical cystectomy and urinary diversion / Ashok K. Hemal and Mani Menon -- Complications of robotic surgery and how to prevent them / Scott Van Appledorn and Anthony J. Costello -- Applications of robotics in pediatric urologic surgery / Craig A. Peters -- Robotics and infertility / Sejal Dharia Patel -- Robotic urogynecologic surgery / Daniel S. Elliott, Amy Krambeck, and George K. Chow -- The future of telerobotic surgery / Garth H. Ballantyne -- Appendix A. Prostate images -- Appendix B. Pyeloplasty images
Summary Deals with robotic urologic surgery
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Genitourinary organs -- Surgery.
Robotics in medicine.
Urologic Surgical Procedures -- methods.
Robotics -- methods.
Form Electronic book
Author Patel, Vipul R.
LC no. 2006940057
ISBN 128175711X
1846285453 (cloth)
9781846285455 (cloth)