Robotic-assisted minimally invasive surgery for gynecologic and urologic oncology: an evidence-based analysis.

@article{2010RoboticassistedMI,
  title={Robotic-assisted minimally invasive surgery for gynecologic and urologic oncology: an evidence-based analysis.},
  author={},
  journal={Ontario health technology assessment series},
  year={2010},
  volume={10 27},
  pages={1-118}
}
  • Published 2010 in Ontario health technology assessment series
OBJECTIVE An application was received to review the evidence on the 'The Da Vinci Surgical System' for the treatment of gynecologic malignancies (e.g. endometrial and cervical cancers). Limitations to the current standard of care include the lack of trained physicians on minimally invasive surgery and limited access to minimally invasive surgery for patients. The potential benefits of 'The Da Vinci Surgical System' include improved technical manipulation and physician uptake leading to… CONTINUE READING