Robot improves suture proficiency more rapidly for surgeons inexperienced in laparoscopic techniques
...e that ultimately this will allow for patients to recover faster and with reduced pain."
Researchers evaluated the learning curve associated with a pyeloplasty
an operation that removes a blockage at the connection of the kidney with the ureter using an open surgical procedure, freehand laparoscopic surgery...
World Firsts by Cleveland Clinic Urologists
...nd Clinic urologists recently
performed a series of ground-breaking single-port surgeries: laparoscopic
nephrectomy (entire kidney removal), bilateral pyeloplasty
junction repair), ileal ureter replacement, and psoas hitch uretero-
neocystostomy (for ureteral obstruction). Urologic surgeon Mihir ...
Salle Intraoperative Pyeloplasty Stent Sets
Description: Used to establish and maintain nephrostomy drainage following pyeloplasty. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use. CAUTION: Periodic evaluation is advised; stent must not remain indwelling more than four (4) weeks....