Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Recent Advances in Laparoscopic Surgery

Edited by Francisco Miguel Sánchez-Margallo

Jesús Usón Minimally Invasive Surgery Center

Co-editor:

Juan Alberto Sánchez Margallo

Jesús Usón Minimally Invasive Surgery Center

The implementation of laparoscopy has revolutionized surgery over the past few years, incorporating significant benefits for the patient. However, this evolution has also entailed many technical obstacles for surgeons. This book is for readers wanting to learn more about recent surgical techniques and technologies. Topics cover novel sophisticated approaches for single-site surgery, natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery, and transanal surgery, among others. Also included are reviews of new innovative surgical devices, robotic platforms, and methodological guidelines for improving surgical performance and surgeon ergonomics.

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Recent Advances in Laparoscopic SurgeryEdited by Francisco Miguel Sánchez-Margallo

Published: November 27th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.78455

ISBN: 978-1-83962-586-2

Print ISBN: 978-1-83962-584-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-585-5

Copyright year: 2019

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1079 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Introductory Chapter: Addressing the Challenges of Laparoscopic Surgery

By Francisco M. Sánchez-Margallo, Juan A. Sánchez-Margallo and Jesús Usón

151

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2. Advanced Ergonomics in Laparoscopic Surgery

By Kostas Gianikellis, Andreas Skiadopoulos, Rafael Gutiérrez Horrillo, Miguel Rodal, Juan Alberto Sánchez-Margallo and Francisco M. Sánchez-Margallo

56

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3. Endoluminal Techniques to Treat Obesity

By Suzanne Pruijssers, Ernst van Heurn and Nicole Bouvy

172

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4. LaparoEndoscopic Single-Site Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery

By Hytham K.S. Hamid and Sean M. Johnston

116

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5. New Paradigms in Endometriosis Surgery of the Distal Ureter

By José Anacleto Dutra de Resende Júnior, Rodrigo Ribeiro Vieiralves, Renata Teles Buere and Claudio Peixoto Crispi

235

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6. Intelligent Information-Guided Robotic Surgery

By Ryu Nakadate and Makoto Hashizume

350

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