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Robot-assisted surgery in gynaecology.

08:00 EDT 15th April 2019 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Robot-assisted surgery in gynaecology."

This is an updated merged review of two originally separate Cochrane reviews: one on robot-assisted surgery (RAS) for benign gynaecological disease, the other on RAS for gynaecological cancer. RAS is a relatively new innovation in laparoscopic surgery that enables the surgeon to conduct the operation from a computer console, situated away from the surgical table. RAS is already widely used in the United States for hysterectomy and has been shown to be feasible for other gynaecological procedures. However, the clinical effectiveness and safety of RAS compared with conventional laparoscopic surgery (CLS) have not been clearly established and require independent review.

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Name: The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
ISSN: 1469-493X
Pages: CD011422

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