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Atlas of Robotic General Surgery

  • Book

  • May 2021
  • Elsevier Health Science
  • ID: 5204057
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.
  • Provides detailed instruction on�robotic�procedures of the abdominal wall, foregut, bariatric,�hepatobilliary, colorectal, and endocrine surgeries, for a�unique, all-in-one surgical resource.�

  • Offers�vividly illustrated guidance�on all current robotic procedures through step-by-step instructions, intraoperative color photographs, and expertly edited, narrated video clips.��

  • Highlights the�common technical pitfalls of each procedure�as well as prevention and management of common perioperative complications.�

  • Features�expert contributions�from key foregut, bariatric, oncologic, hepatobiliary, and colorectal surgeons.�

  • Includes�up-to-date coverage�of the appropriate pathways for mastering robotics, practice optimization, and programmatic viability, as well as resident training curricula.�

  • Enhanced eBook version included with purchase, which�allows you to access�all of�the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices�

Table of Contents

Section I: General Issues in Robotic Surgery

1 Overview of Existing Robotic Platforms

Laura Flores, Priscila Rodrigues Armijo, Salim Hosein, Dmitry Oleynikov

2 Teaching Robotic Surgery

Vahagn C. Nikolian, Jake G. Prigoff , Dina Podolsky

3 Achieving Profi ciency: Mastering the Learning Curve

Andrea Pakula

Section II: Robotic Hernia Surgery

4 Clinical Anatomy and Physiology of the Abdominal Wall

Luis A. Martin-Del-Campo

5 Preoperative Imaging in Hernia Surgery

David J. Morrell, Eric M. Pauli

6 Perioperative Optimization of a Hernia Patient

Samuel Torres-Landa, Sean B. Orenstein

7 Robotic Inguinal Hernia Repair with Mesh

Allegra Saving

8 Robotic Inguinal Hernia Repair without Mesh

Desmond Huynh, Shirin Towfi gh

9 Anatomy of the Groin and Robotic Neurectomies

Ian T. MacQueen, Sean M. O'Neill, David C. Chen

10 Robotic Intraperitoneal Hernia Repair

Hemasat Alkhatib, Ajita S. Prabhu

11 Robotic Transabdominal Preperitoneal (rTAPP) Ventral Hernia Repair

Kelly Tunder, Emily Helmick, Conrad Ballecer

12 Robotic Transabdominal Retrorectus Repair

Filip Muysoms

13 Robotic Totally Extraperitoneal Retrorectus Repair

Igor Belyansky, Richard Lu

14 Robotic Transversus Abdominis Release (r-TAR) Procedure

Dina Podolsky, Vahagn C. Nikolian, Yuri W. Novitsky

15 Robotic Anterior Component Separation

Flavio Malcher, Leandro Totti Cavazzola, Eduardo Parra-Davila

16 Robotic Parastomal Hernia Repair

Vedra Augenstein, Samuel Yelverton, William Charles Sherrill III

Section III: Robotic Bariatric and Foregut Surgery

17 Robotic Gastrectomy

Alexander S. Rosemurgy, Sharona B. Ross, Timothy J. Bourdeau, Iswanto Sucandy

18 Robotic Sleeve Gastrectomy

Francesca Dimou, Cheguevara Afaneh

19 Robotic Gastric Bypass

Abraham Krikhely

20 Robotic Hiatal Hernia Repair and Antirefl ux Surgery

Colin Dunn, Aleeson Eka, Caitlin Houghton

21 Robotic Paraesophageal Hernia Repair

Mohanad R. Youssef, Eric Rachlin, Carlos A. Galvani

22 Robotic Heller Myotomy

Marcia Alayon-Rosario, Alfredo M. Carbonell

23 Robotic Transhiatal Esophagectomy

Sharona B. Ross, Andres Giovannetti, Iswanto Sucandy, Trenton Lippert, Alexander S. Rosemurgy

Section IV: Intestinal and Colorectal Surgery

24 Robotic Right Colectomy

Jerald D. Wishner

25 Robotic Left Hemicolectomy and Low-anterior Resection

Sandeep S. Vijan

Section V: Robotic Hepato-Biliary and Solid Organ Surgery

26 Robotic Multiport Cholecystectomy

Clark Gerhart

27 Robotic Single-Site Cholecystectomy

Anthony Gonzalez

28 Robotic Splenectomy

Hany Takla

29 Robotic Hepatectomy

Sarah Corn, Ali Ahmad

30 Robotic Distal Pancreatectomy

Kazuki N. Sugahara, John A. Chabot

31 Robotic Whipple Procedure

Jesse Sulzer, Dioneses Vrochides, John B. Martinie

32 Robotic Pylorus-preserving Pancreaticoduodenectomy and Cholecystectomy

Sharona B. Ross, Alexander S. Rosemurgy, Jack Wecowski, Timothy J. Bourdeau, Iswanto Sucandy

33 Robotic Adrenalectomy - Transabdominal Approach

Maureen M. Tedesco, Micaela M. Esquivel



Yuri W. Novitsky Professor of Surgery, Director, Comprehensive Hernia Center, Department of Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY.