Robotics in Genitourinary Surgery (2011 ed.)

Robotics in Genitourinary Surgery (2011 ed.)

By: Ashok Kumar Hemal (editor), Mani Menon (editor)Hardback

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Robotics in Genito-Urinary Surgery fills the void of information on robotic urological surgery; a topic that is currently highly in demand and continuously increasing. This book provides detailed information on the utility of robotic urological surgery and how to use it most effectively. Robotics in Genito-Urinary Surgery comprehensively covers specialist areas such as female urology, pelvic floor reconstructions and holds a strong focus on pediatric urology. It also presents the main operative techniques through the use of high quality images and drawings. Compiled by expert authors from the USA, Europe and Asia, this book provides an international perspective on the basic knowledge and clinical management required for the optimal care of patients.

About Author

Ashok K. Hemal, MS, DipNB, MCh, MAMS, FICS, FACS, FAMS, FRCS (Glasg): Professor, Department of Urology, Director, Robotics and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston-Salem, NC. Dr Hemal has also contributed to several robotic programs worldwide. Dr. Mani Menon, MD: the Director of Vattikuti Urology Institute, Chairman of Urology at the Henry Ford Health System in Detroit is a well known figure in urologic academia for many years. He is widely published and renowned for his impeccable literary style. As the pioneer of robotic radical prostatectomy - did the first major study to compare open and robotic prostatectomies, published in the BJU Ints in 2003 - he has performed the largest number of such surgeries and has published his impressive results in the Journal of Urology and BJU Intl. He has also organized international workshops on robotic urology and made many presentations on this topic.


Section I History, Basics and Development of Program.- Section II Training and Research.- Section III The Prostate.- Section IV Adrenal, Kidney and Ureter.- Section V Bladder.- Section VI Pediatric Urology.- Section VII Female Urology & Infertility.- Section VIII Patient's Perspective.- Section IX Future Perspectives.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781848821132
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 685
  • ID: 9781848821132
  • ISBN10: 1848821131
  • edition: 2011 ed.

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