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Robotic Surgery in Gynecology

Submission deadline: 30 July 2022
Special Issue Editors
Anna Maria Marconi, MD, PhD
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Paolo Hospital- ASST Santi Paolo and Carlo, Milan, Italy; Department of Health Sciences, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
Interests: Maternal – fetal medicine; Labor and delivery
Giorgia Gaia, MD
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Paolo Hospital Medical School, ASST Santi Paolo e Carlo, Milan, Italy
Interests: Pelvic Floor Reconstruction; Robotic Surgery; Minimally invasive surgery; Didactic Surgical Education; Endometriosis; Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

After the Food and Drug Administration approved robotic-assisted laparoscopic surgery for the gynecological field in 2005, use of the “Da Vinci System” has spread all over the world.  

Vaginal suspension, ovarian/Fallopian tube resection and hysterectomy are among the 10 most performed procedures using the robotic approach. Evolution of the Da Vinci system with the multi-quadrant Xi and Single port SP1 platforms has increased the range of available tools and potentially further reduces the invasiveness of surgery. Furthermore, new robotic platforms are now available on the market and others will soon become available.

In this issue, the combined experience of well renowned authors will shed light on current and long-standing comparisons between robotics and other surgical approaches in the field of benign and malignant diseases. Moreover, key steps in the successful development of gynecological surgery robotic programs will be addressed by a multidisciplinary panel, including training and the evaluation of new platforms.

Prof. Anna Maria Marconi and Dr. Giorgia Gaia

Guest Editors

Keywords
Minimal invasive
robotic sacrocolpopexy
robotic DIE endometriosis
robotic platform
training in robotics
robotic oncological surgery
robotics in gynecology
Pelvic floor
Robotic Lateral POPS
Oncology
genital prolapse
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