+ Site Statistics
References:
54,258,434
Abstracts:
29,560,870
PMIDs:
28,072,757
+ Search Articles
+ PDF Full Text Service
How our service works
Request PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on Facebook
Follow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedIn
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
Most Shared
PDF Full Text
+ Translate
+ Recently Requested

Hand-assisted laparoscopy in urology



Hand-assisted laparoscopy in urology



Reviews in Urology 3(2): 63-71



Hand-assisted laparoscopy (HAL) allows surgeons direct hand contact with the operative field, maximizing tactile feedback and minimizing surgical injury to the patient. Indications for HAL include radical, donor, and partial nephrectomies, nephroureterectomy, and, most recently, dismembered pyeloplasties. The advantages of HAL surgical techniques in comparative experience with standard laparoscopic technique are described.

Please choose payment method:






(PDF emailed within 1 workday: $29.90)

Accession: 049186985

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

PMID: 16985693


Related references

The role of hand-assisted laparoscopy in urology: a critical appraisal. Bju International 96(1): 13-16, 2005

Comparison of hand-assisted laparoscopy versus open and laparoscopic techniques in urology procedures: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Endourology 25(7): 1095-1104, 2011

Urological laparoscopy Is the learning curve really less steep with hand assisted laparoscopy. European Urology Supplements 1(1): 28, January, 2002

Nephron sparing surgery for renal masses Standard pure laparoscopy vs hand-assisted laparoscopy. Journal of Endourology 15(Supplement 1): A49, November, 2001

Laparoscopy-assisted minilaparotomy surgery in urology. Journal of Urology 167(4 Supplement): 394, April, 2002

Comparison and clinical evaluation of hand-assist devices for hand-assisted laparoscopy. Techniques in Urology 7(1): 57-61, 2001

Hand-assisted laparoscopic versus laparoscopy-assisted D2 radical gastrectomy: a prospective study. Surgical Endoscopy 28(10): 2998-3006, 2015

Robot-assisted (da Vinci) laparoscopy: the beginning of a new era in operative urology?. Der Urologe. Ausg. A 47(4): 409-10, 412-3, 2008

Conversion from pure laparoscopy to hand-assisted laparoscopy for control of bleeding in renal surgery: an attractive alternative to open conversion. Journal of Endourology 25(1): 81-84, 2011

Urologic computer-assisted laparoscopy/retroperitoneoscopy. The Danish Society of Urology. Ugeskrift for Laeger 165(12): 1259-1259, 2003

Robot-assisted laparoscopy in urology. Radical prostatectomy and reconstructive retroperitoneal interventions. Der Urologe. Ausg. A 41(2): 144-149, 2002

Hand-assisted laparoscopy. Archivos Espanoles de Urologia 54(4): 349-352, 2001

Hand-assisted laparoscopy: con. Urology 58(3): 313-317, 2001

Hand eye coordination time: Objective tool for assessment of technical skills in laparoscopy simulator for urology trainees. 2007