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01.Experimental Organ Transplantation
02.Management for Failed Bariatric Procedures: Surgical Strategies
03.Aesthetic and Functional Surgery of the Genitalia
04.Robotic Surgery for the General Surgeon
05.The Fundamentals of Bariatric Surgery
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Editors: Dmitry Oleynikov and Nathan D. Bills (Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA)
Book Description:
Robotic surgery has revolutionized how surgeons think about minimally invasive surgery in the new century. No longer is robotic surgery only for science fiction novels. Robots can now be used for all types of minimally invasive procedures. In many cases, they bring benefits in ergonomics, visualization, and precision of action. While the current generation of robots is limited, the future is boundless. This book explores common general surgical procedures with the use of the da Vinci® surgical system, describes patient selection, surgical tech, robotic instrumentation and positioning and also guides the general surgeon in understanding robotic surgery and implementing it in their practice. (Imprint: Nova Biomedical)

Table of Contents:
Preface pp,vii

Overview and History pp,1-2

Chapter 1: General Surgery and Robotics: Why Make the Change?
(Natalie Kirilcuk and Sherry M. Wren, Stanford University School of Medicine, California, USA and others)pp,3-8

Chapter 2: Perioperative Considerations in Robotic Surgery
(John H. Rodriquez and R. Matthew Walsh, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA)pp,9-16

Chapter 3: Anesthesia and Robotic Surgery
(Thomas E. Schulte and Steven J. Lisco, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA)pp.17-30

Esophageal p,31-32

Chapter 4: Robotic-Assisted Heller Myotomy
(Joslin Cheverie, Juan S. Barajas-Gamboa, Santiago Horgan, University of California, San Diego, California, USA)pp,33-52

Chapter 5: Robotic-Assisted Transhiatal Esophagectomy
(Julia Samame and Carlos A. Galvani, Department of Surgery, University of Arizona, USA)pp,53-64

Chapter 6: Paraesophageal Hernias and Nissen Fundoplication
(Dmitry Oleynikov, Ajay Ranade, Jeremy Parcells and Nathan Bills, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Nebraska, USA)pp,65-74

Bariatric pp,75-76

Chapter 7: Robotic-Assisted Gastric Bypass
(Erik Wilson, Hossein Bagshahi, Harvey Rainville, Vicky D. Woodruff, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Texas, USA)pp,77-88

Chapter 8: Revisional Robotic Bariatric Surgery
(Ranjan Sudan and Dimitrios Stefanidis, Duke University, and Carolinas Healthcare System, North Carolina, USA)pp,89-96

Chapter 9: Sleeve Gastrectomy
(Garth R. Jacobsen and Juan S. Barajas-Gamboa, University of California, San Diego, California, USA)pp,97-106

Organ Specific pp,107-108

Chapter 10: Gastric Surgery
(Peter Muscarella, Iyore James and W. Scott Melvin, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Ohio, USA)pp,109-136

Chapter 11: Pancreatic Body and Tail Resection
(Lee M. Ocuin and David A. Kooby, Winship Cancer Institute-Emory University, Georgia, USA and others)pp,137-146

Chapter 12: Robotic Liver Resection
(Mohammad Khreiss, Ugwuji Maduekwe and David L. Bartlett, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA and others)pp,147-164

Chapter 13: Robotic-Assisted Rectal Prolapse Repair
(H.A. Formijne Jonkers and I.A.M.J. Broeders, Meander Medical Center, Amersfoort, The Netherlands)pp,165-176

Chapter 14: Robotic Adrenalectomy and Splenectomy
(Halit Eren Taskin and Eren Berber, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA)pp,177-190

Chapter 15: Robotic Colectomy
(Simone Langness, Ryan Broderick and Sonia L. Ramamoorthy, University of California, San Diego, California, USA)pp,191-200

Chapter 16: Rectal Surgery
(Wissam J. Halabi, Mehraneh Jafari and Alesso Pigazzi, University of California, Irvine School of Medicine, California)pp,201-228

Other Categories pp,229-230

Chapter 17: Single Site Robotic Surgery Applied to the Digestive System
(Jacques Marescaux and Michele Diana, IRCAD-IHU, General, Digestive and Endocrine Surgery, Strasbourg, France)pp,231-246

Chapter 18: Pediatric Robotic Surgery
(John J. Meehan, University of Washington, USA)pp,247-278

Chapter 19: Concomitant Groin Hernia Repair during
Robotically-Assisted Prostatectomy
(Daniel J. Scott and A. Mariah Alexander, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Texas, USA)pp,279-298

Chapter 20: Robotic Surgery: Simulation and Training
(Ka-Chun Siu and Landon Ehlers, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Nebraska, USA)pp,299-308

Index pp,209-322

      Surgery - Procedures, Complications, and Results
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2014 - 1st Quarter
   Pages: 329, 7x10 - (NBC-C)
   ISBN: 978-1-62948-955-1
   Status: AV
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