Robotics in Genitourinary Surgery

  • Ashok K. Hemal
  • Mani Menon

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. History, Basics, and Development of Program

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Michael E. Moran
      Pages 3-27
    3. Matthew J. Ziegelmann, Matthew T. Gettman
      Pages 29-43
    4. Kyle A. Blum, Ketan K. Badani
      Pages 45-58
    5. Firas Abdollah, Tarun Jindal, Craig Rogers
      Pages 77-82
    6. Theodoros Tokas, Ali Serdar Gözen, Jan Klein, Alexandra Tschada, Thomas Frede, Dogu Teber et al.
      Pages 83-108
    7. Phillip Mucksavage, Daniel D. Eun
      Pages 109-119
    8. Stacey Dusik-Fenton, James O. Peabody
      Pages 121-127
    9. Paolo Umari, Giorgio Gandaglia, Nicola Fossati, Alessandro Volpe, Ruben De Groote, Alexandre Mottrie
      Pages 129-140
    10. John M. Barry
      Pages 141-148
  3. Training, Credentialing and Research

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 161-161
    2. Michael D. Weintraub, Steven V. Kheyfets, Chandru P. Sundaram
      Pages 163-173
    3. Spencer Craven, Alvin C. Goh
      Pages 175-182
    4. Hana Yokoi, Jian Chen, Mihir M. Desai, Andrew J. Hung
      Pages 183-202
    5. Alexander G. Van Hoof, David M. Albala
      Pages 203-216
    6. Amy N. Luckenbaugh, Khurshid R. Ghani, David C. Miller
      Pages 225-233
    7. Alexander P. Cole, David F. Friedlander, Quoc-Dien Trinh
      Pages 235-252
  4. Prostate

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 253-253
    2. Antonio Galfano, Silvia Secco, Dario Di Trapani, Giovanni Petralia, Elena Strada, Aldo Massimo Bocciardi
      Pages 299-316
    3. Emanuele Zaffuto, Giorgio Gandaglia, Nicola Fossati, Francesco Montorsi, Alberto Briganti
      Pages 317-330
    4. Weil Lai, Uğur Boylu, Raju Thomas
      Pages 353-361
    5. Mona Yezdani, Pierre Mendoza, Saurabh Sharma, David I. Lee
      Pages 375-399
    6. Nicola Fossati, Alberto Briganti, Giorgio Gandaglia, Alexandre Mottrie, Francesco Montorsi
      Pages 401-407
    7. Tarun Jindal, Firas Abdollah, Deepansh Dalela, Mani Menon
      Pages 409-425
    8. Hariharan Palayapalayam Ganapathi, Gabriel Ogaya-Pinies, Eduardo Hernandez, Rafael Coelho, Vipul R. Patel
      Pages 427-441
    9. Giacomo Novara, Alessandro Morlacco, Riccardo Autorino, Alexandre Mottrie
      Pages 443-450
    10. Daniel Melecchi Freitas, Nariman Ahmadi, Sameer Chopra, Monish Aron
      Pages 451-461
    11. Hao G. Nguyen, Cole Davis, Helena Chang, Peter R. Carroll
      Pages 463-470
    12. Shay Golan, Vignesh Packiam, Arieh L. Shalhav
      Pages 471-486
    13. Claude Abbou, Leticia Ruiz
      Pages 487-492
    14. Russell S. Terry, Mohit Gupta, Li-Ming Su
      Pages 493-505
  5. Adrenal, Kidney, and Ureter

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 507-507
    2. Mark W. Ball, Mohamad E. Allaf
      Pages 509-514
    3. Pieter Uvin, Cedric Leys, Giorgio Gandaglia, Nicola Fossati, Ruben De Groote, Alexandre Mottrie
      Pages 515-547
    4. Brian M. Benway, Robert S. Figenshau, Sam B. Bhayani
      Pages 549-561
    5. Deepansh Dalela, Craig Rogers
      Pages 571-585
    6. Wooju Jeong, Craig R. Rogers, Mani Menon
      Pages 587-593
    7. Manish N. Patel, Ram A. Pathak, Ashok K. Hemal
      Pages 595-603
    8. Weil R. Lai, Benjamin R. Lee
      Pages 615-623

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.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Ashok K. Hemal
    • 1
  • Mani Menon
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Urology Comprehensive Cancer Center Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine Wake Forest Baptist Medical CenterWake Forest School of MedicineWinston-SalemUSA
  2. 2.Vattikuti Urology InstituteHenry Ford Health SystemDetroitUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-20644-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-20645-5
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