Telesurgery by Sajeesh KumarTelesurgery by Sajeesh Kumar


EditorSajeesh Kumar, Jacques Marescaux

Paperback | July 11, 2008

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Written by renowned international experts, this book explains technical issues, digital information processing, and provides collective experiences from practitioners who perform a wide range of telesurgery applications. The book lays the foundation for the globalization of surgical procedures, making possible the ability of a surgeon located in one part of the world to operate on a patient located in another.
Title:TelesurgeryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:213 pagesPublished:July 11, 2008Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3540705465

ISBN - 13:9783540705468

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Table of Contents

Introduction to Telesurgery.- Computer-Assisted Remote Surgery.- Telesurgery in Urology.- Robot-Assisted Minimally Invasive Brachytherapy for Lung Cancer.- Robotic-Assisted Heller Myotomy.- Robotic-Assisted Surgery: Low-Cost Options.- The Tele-Echography Robot: A Robot for Remote Ultrasonic Examination.- Information Support for Telesurgery.- Haptics in Telerobotic Systems for Minimally Invasive Surgery.- Robotic Surgery in Ophthalmology.- Telesurgery and Computerized Smell Simulators.- Telementoring in Endocrine Surgery.- Training in Telesurgery: Building a Successful Program.- Telesurgery and The Law.- Telesurgery: An Audit.- Glossary.- Index.