Francisco Miguel Sánchez-Margallo

Jesús Usón Minimally Invasive Surgery Center

Dr. Francisco M. Sánchez Margallo is the scientific director of the Jesus Usón Minimally Invasive Surgery Center (JUMISC) in Cáceres (Spain), an institution dedicated to applied research, surgical training and technology transfer in the field of minimally invasive surgery and general healthcare. He has led and participated in numerous European, national and regional research projects. He joined, as the lead investigator of the JUMISC Group, the Spanish Cardiovascular Research Network and the Center of Biomedical Research in Cardiovascular Diseases. He is the Associate Scientific Director of the Spanish Technical Infrastructure for the Production and Characterization of Nanomaterials, Biomaterials and Systems in Biomedicine. Moreover, he is Professor of several official Master Degrees and director of many courses and training residencies for specialists in Health Sciences.

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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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