Patient Selection and Perioperative Management

  • Gregg E. Zimmerman
  • Khurshid A. Guru
  • Hyung L. Kim
  • James L. Mohler


Robotic surgery is rapidly gaining popularity throughout the United States. Increasing numbers of hospitals are offering robotic procedures for a variety of indications. Surgical patients, especially those considered higher risk, benefit from the minimally invasive nature of robotic surgery.


Radical Prostatectomy Robotic Surgery Radical Cystectomy Urinary Diversion Surgical Intensive Care Unit 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gregg E. Zimmerman
    • 1
  • Khurshid A. Guru
    • 1
  • Hyung L. Kim
    • 1
  • James L. Mohler
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Urologic OncologyRoswell Park Cancer InstituteBuffaloUSA

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