A prospective comparison of postoperative pain and quality of life in robotic assisted vs conventional laparoscopic gynecologic surgery.


OBJECTIVE We sought to compare robotic vs laparoscopic surgery in regards to patient reported postoperative pain and quality of life. STUDY DESIGN This was a prospective study of patients who presented for treatment of a new gynecologic disease requiring minimally invasive surgical intervention. All subjects were asked to take the validated Brief Pain… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ajog.2014.08.003