Single-Incision Platform

  • Giuseppe Spinoglio


Single-incision laparoscopic surgery (SILS) is an evolving procedure developed to minimise surgical trauma and improve cosmetic results. A robotic platform may overcome the intrinsic limitation of SILS through more precise surgical actions, by increasing freedom of movement and by restoring intuitive control of the instruments. The Single-Site robotic platform combines the advantages of a robot to those of SILS and allows for the performance of robotic Single-Site™ procedures such as cholecystectomy and right colectomy.


Intracorporeal Anastomosis Remote Centre Robotic Cart External Conflict Ileocolic Vessel 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of General and Oncological SurgeryCity Hospital SS. Antonio e BiagioAlessandriaItaly

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