Safer Surgery by Learning from Complications: A Focus on Robotic Prostate Surgery


Sotelo R. J. , Haese A., Machuca V., Medina L., Nunez L., Santinelli F., ...More

EUROPEAN UROLOGY, vol.69, no.2, pp.334-344, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 69 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.eururo.2015.08.060
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN UROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Page Numbers: pp.334-344
  • Keywords: Robotic surgery, Prostate, ASSISTED RADICAL PROSTATECTOMY, BLADDER NECK CONTRACTURE, VATTIKUTI-INSTITUTE PROSTATECTOMY, ACUTE-RENAL-FAILURE, O-LOK CLIPS, LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY, RECTAL INJURY, OBTURATOR NERVE, VERESS NEEDLE, RISK-FACTORS

Abstract

Background: The uptake of robotic surgery has led to changes in potential operative complications, as many surgeons learn minimally invasive surgery, and has allowed the documentation of such complications through the routine collection of intraoperative video.