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Robotics in Genitourinary Surgery

Editors: Hemal, Ashok K., Menon, Mani (Eds.)

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  • This book contains surgical techniques written by pioneers in the field
  • The surgical techniques will be presented in a step-by-step manner to allow the reader to follow the operations with more ease
  • There will be many operative and anatomic photographs as well as schematic diagrams for better understanding of the operations
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About this book

This updated volume provides a comprehensive guide to the recent developments of digital and intelligent technologies related to genitourinary surgery. New topics include the adaptation of simulators, training programs, standardized credentialing, evidence-based practice, as well as the economics of robotic surgery. The impact on public and global health is also covered.

Robotics in Genitourinary Surgery aims to help surgeons and patients adopt the techniques and procedures discussed, and in turn educate and expand research activities within the field.

About the authors

Ashok K. Hemal, MS, DipNB, MCh, MAMS, FICS, FACS, FAMS, FRCS (Glasg): Professor, Department of Urology, Director, Robotics and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston-Salem, NC. Dr Hemal has also contributed to several robotic programs worldwide.

Dr. Mani Menon, MD: the Director of Vattikuti Urology Institute, Chairman of Urology at the Henry Ford Health System in Detroit is a well known figure in urologic academia for many years. He is widely published and renowned for his impeccable literary style. As the pioneer of robotic radical prostatectomy - did the first major study to compare open and robotic prostatectomies, published in the BJU Ints in 2003 - he has performed the largest number of such surgeries and has published his impressive results in the Journal of Urology and BJU Intl. He has also organized international workshops on robotic urology and made many presentations on this topic.

Table of contents (70 chapters)

Table of contents (70 chapters)
  • The History of Robotic Surgery

    Pages 3-27

    Moran, Michael E.

  • Robotic Instrumentation and Operating Room Setup

    Pages 29-43

    Ziegelmann, Matthew J. (et al.)

  • Port Placement in Robotic Urologic Surgery

    Pages 45-58

    Blum, Kyle A. (et al.)

  • Anesthetic Considerations for Robotic Urologic Surgery

    Pages 59-76

    Olympio, Michael A.

  • Robotic Urologic Surgery: How to Make an Effective Robotic Program

    Pages 77-82

    Abdollah, Firas (et al.)

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eBook $189.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-20645-5
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $249.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-20644-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $249.99
price for USA in USD
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at +1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week). Pre-ordered printed titles are excluded from promotions.
  • Due: November 7, 2019
  • ISBN 978-3-030-13240-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Robotics in Genitourinary Surgery
Editors
  • Ashok K. Hemal
  • Mani Menon
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-20645-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-20645-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-20644-8
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-13240-8
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XXII, 961
Number of Illustrations
42 b/w illustrations, 369 illustrations in colour
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