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Category Archives: Robotic Surgery

Advent of Robotic Surgical Technology

Source: Brant R Fulmer, MD; Chief Editor: Bradley Fields Schwartz, DO, FACS / MedScape The next significant advance in the surgical treatment of localized prostate cancer was the development of … Continue reading

August 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

About CSTAR

Source: LHSC CSTAR (Canadian Surgical Technologies & Advanced Robotics) is Canada’s national centre for developing and testing the next generation of minimally invasive surgical and interventional technologies and techniques, including … Continue reading

February 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

da Vinci® Surgery for Urinary Obstruction

Source: daVinci Surgery The most common cause of obstruction in the urinary tract in children is a congenital obstruction. This occurs at the point where the ureter joins the renal … Continue reading

January 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Prostatectomy Surgical Techniques

Source: Prostate Cancer Foundation Nerve-Sparing In a nerve-sparing prostatectomy, the surgeon cuts to the very edges of the prostate, taking care to spare the erectile nerves that run alongside the … Continue reading

November 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

Initial Robotic Bariatric Surgery Experience

Source: Sages 2012 Research has argued that robotic surgery not only provides patients with the same long-term postoperative benefits, but a lowered threat of surgical complications (Snyder, Wilson, T., Leong, … Continue reading

October 26, 2012 · 2 Comments

Robotic Prostatectomy (Video)

Dr. David Samadi discusses the benefits of robotic-assisted prostate cancer surgery on Good Day New York. Also referred to as a robotic prostatectomy, the surgery treats prostate cancer by removing the … Continue reading

August 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

CORREX AVB World First Procedure CSTAR

CORREX AVB World First Procedure CSTAR. This world-first procedure was performed by Drs. Kiaii and Guo at the London Health Sciences Centre in London Canada. Producers Post filmed and edited … Continue reading

August 2, 2012 · Leave a comment