Transoral robotic-assisted lingual tonsillectomy in the pediatric population.

@article{Leonardis2013TransoralRL,
  title={Transoral robotic-assisted lingual tonsillectomy in the pediatric population.},
  author={Rachel L Leonardis and Umamaheswar Duvvuri and Deepak Mehta},
  journal={JAMA otolaryngology-- head & neck surgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={139 10},
  pages={1032-6}
}
IMPORTANCE Since technologic advances allow the use of robotic assistance in various surgical interventions performed to treat pediatric otolaryngology patients, the feasibility and outcomes of potential procedures must be assessed. OBJECTIVE To assess the feasibility and outcomes of robotic-assisted lingual tonsillectomy in the pediatric population. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS Retrospective medical record review in a tertiary care children's hospital of 16 pediatric patients who… CONTINUE READING

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