1st Edition

Minimally Invasive Urologic Surgery A Step-by-Step Guide

By Qais Hooti, Sung-Hoo Hong Copyright 2022
    224 Pages 338 Color & 5 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    224 Pages 338 Color & 5 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    224 Pages 338 Color & 5 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    This text provides concise and highly practical information covering the most commonly performed urological procedures. Each procedure is presented in detail, supported by scientific justification and supplemented by operative images and diagrams. The operative steps are clearly explained with critical moments highlighted. The content is organized to enable the reader to both understand and identify the key teaching points and tricks to achieve optimal results. * Focuses on the technical aspects of surgery to ensure improved surgical technique * Easy to read, understand and apply the information * Enhanced by tips and tricks to provide further insights into clinical practice * Provides great value and assistance in surgical laparoscopy and robotic surgery courses, and in urology residency training and fellowship programs

    Section 1: Basic instrumentation, 1: Patient positioning, operating room setup and surgeon’s posture, 2: Instruments and machines, 3: Entry and exit, Section 2: Laparoscopic Urologic Surgery, 4: Transperitoneal Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy, 5: Transperitoneal Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy, 6: Transperitoneal Laparoscopic Radical Nephroureterectomy, 7: Transperitoneal Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy, 8: Retroperitoneal Laparoscopic Simple Nephrectomy, 9: Laparoscopic Radical Cystectoprostatectomy, 10: Extracoporeal Urinary Diversion ( Modified Studer Orthotopic Ileal Neobladder) and Intracoporeal Urethra-neobladder Anastomosis, Section 3: Robot-Assisted Urologic Surgery, 11: Transperitoneal Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy, 12: Transperitoneal Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy, 13: Retroperitoneal Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy


    Qais Hooti, MD, SB-Urol
    Consultant Urologist, The Royal Hospital, Muscat, Oman
    Member of Oman Urology Society
    Member or Oman Medical Speciality Board

    Sung-Hoo Hong, MD, PhD
    Professor, Department of Urology and Director of Urologic Cancer Centre, Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital, The Catholic University of Korea

    Director of Robot Surgery Committee, Korean Urological Association

    Director, Korean Renal Cancer Study Group

    Director of Education Committee, Korean Urological Oncology Society

    Member of Board of Directors, Korean Endourological Society

    Member, American Urological Association

    Member, Endourological Society

    Member, Societe Internationale d’Urologie

    The book provides a great starting point for those interested in performing laparoscopic or robotic-assisted urologic procedures. The concise, bulleted format is effective in providing a relevant step-by-step guide to these operations, and the usefulness of the book is further heightened by the accompanying high-quality surgical photos, which enhance the textual descriptions of procedures. Overall, the book serves as a succinct and useful surgical atlas for minimally invasive urology and is especially well-suited for urology trainees.

    - Daniel P Simon, MD, Thomas Jefferson University