Minimally Invasive Urology

An Essential Clinical Guide to Endourology, Laparoscopy, LESS and Robotics

  • Sara L. Best
  • Stephen Y. Nakada

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Andrew Bergersen, Benjamin R. Lee
    Pages 1-11
  3. David Mikhail, Jessica Kreshover, Lee Richstone
    Pages 13-26
  4. Ryan L. Steinberg, Jeffrey C. Gahan
    Pages 27-42
  5. Ravi Munver, Johnson F. Tsui
    Pages 43-61
  6. Bernardo Rocco, Rafael Ferreira Coelho, Ahmed Eissa, Maria Chiara Sighinolfi, Ahmed Elsherbiny, Ahmed Zoeir et al.
    Pages 63-91
  7. Nathan A. Brooks, Chad R. Tracy
    Pages 93-107
  8. Granville L. Lloyd, Janet E. Baack Kukreja
    Pages 109-128
  9. Naveen Kachroo, Sri Sivalingam, Sara L. Best
    Pages 129-143
  10. Sarah McAchran, Courtenay K. Moore
    Pages 145-156
  11. Riccardo Bertolo, Rair José Valero Carrion, Jihad H. Kaouk
    Pages 157-168
  12. Bodo E. Knudsen
    Pages 169-193
  13. Karen L. Stern, Shubha De, Manoj Monga
    Pages 195-203
  14. John Roger Bell, Necole M. Streeper
    Pages 205-221
  15. Jennifer Bjazevic, Philippe D. Violette, Hassan Razvi
    Pages 223-240
  16. Tim Large, Amy E. Krambeck
    Pages 241-252
  17. David R. Paolone, Daniel H. Williams IV
    Pages 253-268
  18. Alexis E. Te, Dominique Thomas, Bilal I. Chughtai
    Pages 269-282
  19. Back Matter
    Pages 307-317

About this book


This new edition provides updated procedural recommendations and outcomes in all areas of endoscopic, robotic, and laparoscopic urology.  New chapters cover alternative minimally invasive techniques for the management of benign prostatic hyperplasia, as well as an in-depth review of instrumentation for stone surgery. All chapters contain new or revised “equipment lists” and tips and tricks for the practicing urologist, covering a broad spectrum of urologic diseases. Authored by a wide array of leaders in the field known for both their clinical prowess and commitment to education, the second edition of Minimally Invasive Urology: An Essential Clinical Guide to Endourology, Laparoscopy, LESS and Robotics provides a critical resource for clinicians, surgeons, operating room technicians, operating room managers and hospital administration.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Sara L. Best
    • 1
  • Stephen Y. Nakada
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of UrologyUniversity of Wisconsin–MadisonMadisonUSA
  2. 2.Department of UrologyUniversity of Wisconsin–MadisonMadisonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-23992-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-23993-0
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