Robotics in Genitourinary Surgery

  • Ashok K. Hemal
  • Mani Menon

Table of contents

  1. Adrenal, Kidney, and Ureter

    1. Iqbal Singh, Ashok K. Hemal
      Pages 625-649
    2. Prabhjot Singh, Rajeev Kumar, Ashok K. Hemal
      Pages 651-664
    3. Christopher Reynolds, Ashok K. Hemal
      Pages 665-676
    4. Alessandro Crestani, Marta Rossanese, Valeria Lami, Francesco Esperto, Gianluca Giannarini, Vincenzo Ficarra
      Pages 677-684
    5. Mark W. Ball, Lernik O. Namagerdi, Adam R. Metwalli
      Pages 685-694
  2. Kidney Transplant

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 695-695
    2. Akshay Sood, Rajesh Ahlawat, Wooju Jeong, Mahendra Bhandari, Mani Menon
      Pages 697-712
  3. Bladder

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 713-713
    2. Taylor C. Peak, Ashok K. Hemal
      Pages 715-732
    3. Haidar M. Abdul-Muhsin, Michael E. Woods, Erik P. Castle
      Pages 733-742
    4. Ahmed Aly Hussein, Youssef E. Ahmed, Khurshid A. Guru
      Pages 755-763
    5. Jennifer A. Linehan, Michael Tyler, Timothy G. Wilson
      Pages 779-790
    6. Sam J. Brancato, Piyush K. Agarwal
      Pages 791-795
    7. Vivek Venkatramani, Dipen J. Parekh
      Pages 797-808
  4. Testis

  5. Pediatric Urology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 825-825
    2. Jack S. Elder
      Pages 827-841
    3. Andrew J. Cohen, Mohan S. Gundeti
      Pages 855-863
  6. Female Urology and Infertility

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 865-865
    2. Joan C. Delto, Ashok K. Hemal, Akshay Bhandari
      Pages 879-887
  7. Future Perspective

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 889-889
    2. Rick Catterwell, G. Blecher, Zisis Kratiras, Prokar Dasgupta
      Pages 891-900
    3. Wesley W. Ludwig, Shadie Badaan, Dan Stoianovici
      Pages 901-908
    4. Smita De, Lara Marie Seltz, S. Duke Herrell
      Pages 909-925
    5. Daniel Ramirez, Matthew J. Maurice, Jihad H. Kaouk
      Pages 927-933
    6. Ibrahim Alabdulaali, Koon Ho Rha
      Pages 935-940
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 941-961

About this book


This updated volume provides a comprehensive guide to the recent developments of digital and intelligent technologies related to genitourinary surgery. New topics include the adaptation of simulators, training programs, standardized credentialing, evidence-based practice, as well as the economics of robotic surgery. The impact on public and global health is also covered.

Robotics in Genitourinary Surgery aims to help surgeons and patients adopt the techniques and procedures discussed, and in turn educate and expand research activities within the field.


Laparoscopic Urology Reconstructive Urology Robotic Surgery Technological Advances Urologic Surgery Robotics in Genitourinary Surgery Female urology Kidney transplant Laparoscopy Laparoscopic surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Ashok K. Hemal
    • 1
  • Mani Menon
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Urology Comprehensive Cancer Center Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine Wake Forest Baptist Medical CenterWake Forest School of MedicineWinston-SalemUSA
  2. 2.Vattikuti Urology InstituteHenry Ford Health SystemDetroitUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-20644-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-20645-5
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