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Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Reduction and Repair of a Giant Incarcerated Recurrent Inguinal Hernia Containing Bladder and Both Ureters

Justin Harmon, DO, Lawrence Cetrulo, MD, Damon Hoffman, DO, Kelly Kriebel, RN, BSN, Amit R Joshi, MD Albert Einstein Healthcare Network Introduction. The DaVinci Robot is particularly useful in pelvic procedures, such as prostatectomy and low anterior resection. We describe the first case-report of a robotic-assisted repair of a giant bladder- and ureter-containing incarcerated inguinal… Continue Reading »

The assessment of clinical value of peritoneum pelvic floor reconstruction in laparoscopic rectal cancer surgery

Xinxiang Li, MD, Debing Shi, MD, Sanjun Cai, MD, Junjie Peng, MD Department of Colorectal Surgery, Fudan University Shanghai Cancer Center Objective: A prospective non-randomized study to evaluate clinical value of peritoneum pelvic floor reconstruction in laparoscopic abdominal perineal resection. Methods: From Sep.2009 through Dec.2011, selected from all 219 patients, 37 patients with low rectal… Continue Reading »

Early experience with robotic pancreatic surgery

Sabrina Piedimonte, MSc, Yifan Wang, Tsafrir Vanounou, MD, MBA, Simon Bergman, MD, MSc Sir Mortimer B. Davis Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Canada INTRODUCTION – Robotic technology may allow surgeons to offer patients with pancreatic pathology the benefits of minimally invasive surgery, without compromising the technical aspects of the procedure or patient safety. The… Continue Reading »

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