Complications of robotic-assisted laparoscopic surgery distant from the surgical site.

  title={Complications of robotic-assisted laparoscopic surgery distant from the surgical site.},
  author={David A Maerz and Lindsay Nohr Beck and Alan Sim and Daniel M. Gainsburg},
  journal={British journal of anaesthesia},
  volume={118 4},
With the ever-increasing popularity of robotic-assisted laparoscopic surgery over the past decades, the literature reporting complications distant from the surgical site involving the use of this technology has also grown. The goal of this non-systematic review is to summarise these reports with a systems-based presentation of these complications. The most commonly observed complications were related to the peripheral nervous system and the most devastating occurring in cardiac and ophthalmic… CONTINUE READING
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