Atlas of Robotic General Surgery

Atlas of Robotic General Surgery

1st Edition - January 21, 2021

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  • Editor: Yuri W. Novitsky
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323697804
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323697811

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Atlas of Robotic General Surgery is a state-of-the-art reference in the rapidly changing field of robotic general surgery. It presents a comprehensive overview of current options across the entire spectrum of general surgery, with contributions by key opinion leaders in their respective fields. This unique text-atlas describes the latest trends and detailed technical modifications from the routine to the most complex procedures, highlighted by step-by-step, vividly illustrations instructions, intraoperative color photographs, and a unique narrated video collection. Atlas of Robotic General Surgery is an invaluable resource to residents, fellows, and practicing surgeons to help them successfully implement and apply robotics in their training and/or everyday practice.

Table of Contents

  • Cover image
  • Title page
  • Table of Contents
  • Copyright
  • Foreword
  • Dedication
  • Preface
  • List of contributors
  • Disclosures
  • Video table of contents
  •     List of Tables
  •     List of Illustrations
  • Section I. General Issues in Robotic Surgery
  • 1.  Overview of existing robotic platforms
  •     Introduction
  •     Discussion
  •     References
  • 2.  Teaching robotic surgery
  •     Introduction
  •     Robotic surgical training for residents
  •     Barriers to implementation
  •     Future of robotic training and coaching
  •     References
  • 3.  Achieving proficiency: Mastering the learning curve
  •     Introduction
  •     Residency training
  •     Achieving proficiency
  •     Summary
  •     References
  • Section II. Robotic Hernia Surgery
  • 4.  Clinical anatomy and physiology of the abdominal wall
  •     Introduction
  •     Overview
  •     Anterolateral abdominal wall
  •     Anterior abdominal wall
  •     Neurovascular anatomy
  •     Spaces for mesh placement
  •     References
  • 5.  Preoperative imaging in hernia surgery
  •     Indication for preoperative imaging in hernia surgery
  •     Operative surgeon review of preoperative imaging
  •     Selection of imaging modality
  •     Correlating preoperative imaging to physical examination and operative reports
  •     Hernia-specific imaging findings
  •     Related imaging findings that may influence hernia repair
  •     Conclusion
  •     References
  • 6.  Perioperative optimization of a hernia patient
  •     Indications
  •     Type of approach
  •     Patient preparation and preoperative optimization
  •     Perioperative and postoperative management and outcomes
  •     Conclusion
  •     References
  • 7.  Robotic inguinal hernia repair with mesh
  •     Introduction
  •     Indications
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     List of tools (fig. 7.2)
  •     All key operative steps
  •     Pre-docking setup
  •     Peritoneal flap creation
  •     Dissection and exposure of myopectineal orifice
  •     Mesh placement
  •     Closure of peritoneal flap
  •     Trocar closure/case conclusion
  •     Postoperative instructions and outcomes
  •     Outcomes
  •     References
  • 8.  Robotic inguinal hernia repair without mesh
  •     Indications
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     Key operative steps
  •     Postoperative instructions and outcomes
  •     References
  • 9.  Anatomy of the groin and robotic neurectomies
  •     Background
  •     Anatomy of the groin
  •     Neuroanatomy of the inguinal canal
  •     Genitofemoral nerve
  •     Robotic neurectomies
  •     Conclusion
  •     References
  • 10.  Robotic intraperitoneal hernia repair
  •     Indications
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     All key operative steps
  •     Postoperative instructions and outcomes
  •     References
  • 11.  Robotic transabdominal preperitoneal (rTAPP) ventral hernia repair
  •     Preoperative considerations
  •     Indications
  •     Patient positioning and trocar placement
  •     Operative steps
  •     Postoperative instructions and outcomes
  •     Conclusion
  •     Further readings
  • 12.  Robotic transabdominal retrorectus repair
  •     Indications
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     Key operative steps
  •     Postoperative instructions and outcomes
  •     Conclusion
  •     References
  • 13.  Robotic totally extraperitoneal retrorectus repair
  •     Introduction
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Operative technique
  •     Postoperative care
  •     Postoperative complications
  •     References
  • 14.  Robotic transversus abdominis release (r-TAR) procedure
  •     Introduction
  •     Indications
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     Operative steps
  •     Special considerations
  •     Postoperative care and expectations
  •     Conclusions
  •     References
  • 15.  Robotic anterior component separation
  •     Indications
  •     Description of technique
  •     Conclusion
  •     References
  • 16.  Robotic parastomal hernia repair
  •     Introduction
  •     Indications for possible repair
  •     Possible contraindications for repair
  •     Principles of parastomal hernia repair
  •     Minimally invasive versus open surgery
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     Key operative steps
  •     Postoperative instructions and outcomes
  •     Complications
  •     Conclusion
  •     References
  • Section III. Robotic Bariatric and Foregut Surgery
  • 17.  Robotic gastrectomy
  •     Introduction
  •     Some general thoughts
  •     Patient positioning and trocar placement
  •     Tangential gastric resections
  •     Drainage operations for benign gastric outlet obstruction or peptic ulcer disease
  •     Gastric resections for benign gastric outlet obstruction, peptic ulcer disease, or cancer
  •     Summary
  •     References
  • 18.  Robotic sleeve gastrectomy
  •     Indications
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     Key operative steps
  •     Technical pitfalls
  •     Postoperative instructions
  •     Outcomes
  •     Conclusions
  •     References
  • 19.  Robotic gastric bypass
  •     Indications
  •     Patient selection
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     Key operative steps
  •     Postoperative instructions
  •     Postoperative outcomes
  •     Postoperative outcomes
  •     References
  • 20.  Robotic hiatal hernia repair and antireflux surgery
  •     Introduction
  •     Indications/workup
  •     Description of the procedures
  •     Outcomes
  •     Conclusion
  •     References
  • 21.  Robotic paraesophageal hernia repair
  •     Introduction
  •     Indications
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Operating room setup
  •     Patient positioning
  •     Port placement
  •     Reduction of the hernia and dissection of the hernia sac
  •     Esophageal mobilization
  •     Closure of the crura
  •     Mesh reinforcement
  •     Antireflux procedure
  •     Postoperative instructions
  •     Outcomes
  •     References
  • 22.  Robotic heller myotomy
  •     Indications
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     Operative steps
  •     Postoperative management
  •     References
  • 23.  Robotic transhiatal esophagectomy
  •     Introduction
  •     Indications
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     Key operative steps
  •     Postoperative management and guidelines
  •     Summary
  •     References
  • Section IV. Intestinal and Colorectal Surgery
  • 24.  Robotic right colectomy
  •     Indications
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     Key operative steps
  •     Postoperative instructions and outcomes
  •     Conclusion
  •     References
  • 25.  Robotic left hemicolectomy and low-anterior resection
  •     Indications
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Surgical setup and patient positioning setup
  •     Key operative steps
  •     Postoperative care and expected outcomes
  •     Conclusion
  •     References
  • Section V. Robotic Hepato-Biliary and Solid Organ Surgery
  • 26.  Robotic multiport cholecystectomy
  •     Indications
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     Operative steps
  •     The obese patient
  •     Complex cholecystectomy
  •     Postoperative instructions and outcomes
  •     References
  • 27.  Robotic single-site cholecystectomy
  •     Indications
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     Key operative steps
  •     Postoperative instructions and outcomes
  •     A few considerations on outcomes
  •     Conclusion
  •     References
  • 28.  Robotic splenectomy
  •     Introduction
  •     Indications
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     Technique (key operative steps)
  •     Postoperative course
  •     Outcomes
  •     References
  • 29.  Robotic hepatectomy
  •     Introduction
  •     Indications
  •     Preparation
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     Operative steps
  •     Conversion to laparotomy
  •     Postoperative care
  •     Outcomes
  •     Conclusions
  •     References
  • 30.  Robotic distal pancreatectomy
  •     Indications
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     Key operative steps
  •     Postoperative instructions and outcomes
  •     Conclusion
  •     References
  • 31.  Robotic whipple procedure
  •     Introduction
  •     Indications
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     Patient positioning
  •     Port placement
  •     Key operative steps
  •     Reconstruction
  •     Completion, specimen extraction, and closure
  •     Controlled conversion
  •     Postoperative instructions and outcomes
  •     References
  • 32.  Robotic pylorus-preserving pancreaticoduodenectomy and cholecystectomy
  •     Introduction
  •     Indications
  •     Contraindications
  •     Preoperative planning
  •     Beginning the operation
  •     Initial steps
  •     Reconstruction
  •     Postoperative care
  •     Conclusion
  •     References
  • 33.  Robotic adrenalectomy – transabdominal approach
  •     Indications
  •     Work up of adrenal tumors
  •     Patient preparation
  •     Operating room setup and patient positioning
  •     Key operative steps
  •     Postoperative instructions and outcomes
  •     References
  • Index

Product details

  • No. of pages: 354
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2021
  • Published: January 21, 2021
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323697804
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323697811

About the Editor

Yuri W. Novitsky

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Surgery, Director, Comprehensive Hernia Center, Department of Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY

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