Gynecologic laparoscopic surgery with a palm-controlled laparoscope holder.

@article{Polet2004GynecologicLS,
  title={Gynecologic laparoscopic surgery with a palm-controlled laparoscope holder.},
  author={Roland Polet and Jacques Donnez},
  journal={The Journal of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists},
  year={2004},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={73-8}
}
During laparoscopic surgery, the operator relies on the skills of an assistant, particularly during laparoscope manipulation. If possible, the surgeon would prefer to hold the scope while at the same time operating with both hands similar to open surgery conditions. A palm electronic interface (Lapman) was developed to allow remote control of a laparoscope… CONTINUE READING