[Animal model for training in laparoscopic pyeloplasty].

  title={[Animal model for training in laparoscopic pyeloplasty].},
  author={Ricardo Valero and J. Moanack and Gina Cruz and Alexis S{\'a}nchez-Ismayel and Rafael E. Sanchez-Salas and Alejandro Garc{\'i}a-Segui},
  journal={Actas urologicas espanolas},
  volume={36 1},
OBJECTIVE With the coming of the laparoscopy, multiple surgical techniques have been developed that have revolutionized the urological practice. The laparoscopic pyeloplasty has been one of the techniques most developed. However, there are very few training models that permit the surgeon to decrease the learning curve. An animal model of training for the laparoscopic pyeloplasty technique is described. METHODS Eight procedures of laparoscopic pyeloplasty were performed using the animal model… CONTINUE READING