Robotic Urologic Surgery

  • Vipul R.┬áPatel

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Introduction to Robotic Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Sanket Chauhan, Rafael Ferreira Coelho, Satyam Kalan, Richard M. Satava, Vipul R. Patel
      Pages 3-10
    3. Kenneth J. Palmer, Marcelo A. Orvieto, Bernardo M. Rocco, Vipul R. Patel
      Pages 11-17
    4. Gagan Gautam, G. Joel DeCastro, Quoc-Dien Trinh, Kevin Zorn
      Pages 19-33
  3. Robotic Surgery of the Prostate

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 41-41
    2. Andrew J. Vickers, Alexandra Maschino, Caroline J. Savage, Angel M. Cronin
      Pages 49-60
    3. Bernardo M. Rocco, Sara Melegari, Rafael Ferreira Coelho, Vipul R. Patel
      Pages 61-69
    4. Benjamin J. Challacombe, Anthony J. Costello, Declan G. Murphy
      Pages 71-80
    5. Trushar Patel, Ketan K. Badani
      Pages 81-88
    6. S. Larry Goldenberg, Thomas E. Ahlering, Nicholas C. Buchan, Douglas W. Skarecky
      Pages 89-105
    7. Rajan Ramanathan, Robert I. Carey, Alvin Lopez-Pujals, Raymond J. Leveillee
      Pages 107-120
    8. Eduardo Parra-Davilla, Keith C. Kim
      Pages 121-123
    9. Jun Cheon, Marcelo A. Orvieto, Vipul R. Patel
      Pages 125-137
    10. Kenneth J. Palmer, Rafael Ferreira Coelho, Vipul R. Patel
      Pages 139-148
    11. Jean V. Joseph, Ahmed Ghazi
      Pages 149-159
    12. Bernardo M. Rocco, Gabriele Cozzi, Sara Melegari, Vipul R. Patel
      Pages 179-193

About this book


Robotic Urologic Surgery, Second Edition is an updated and revised technical manual focusing on the various robotic approaches to robotic urologic surgical procedures. This book provides instructions on how to develop a successful robotics program, learn the various techniques, and improve outcomes. It also aids the reader with helpful hints to avoid pitfalls. Robotic Urologic Surgery, Second Edition includes up-to-date contributions from leading robotic urologic surgeons from around the world. The detailed body of data which this book provides is supported by schematic diagrams and anatomic photographs to illustrate the concept being discussed. Robotic Urologic Surgery, Second Edition is an essential guide for all urologists as a reference to establish a robotics program, refine their surgical technique, and provide information to patients.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Vipul R.┬áPatel
    • 1
  1. 1.Florida Hospital Celebration HealthGlobal Robotics InstituteCelebrationUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London Limited 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-84882-799-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-84882-800-1
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