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Video 2: Steps To Improve Efficiency Of Robotic Sacral Colpopexy

Sokol, A. I.1; Shveiky, D.1; Nghiem, H.1; Gutman, R. E.1; Paraiso, M. F.2; Iglesia, C. B.1

Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery: March/April 2010 - Volume 16 - Issue 2 - p S41
doi: 10.1097/01.spv.0000370840.09153.47
SGS Abstracts

1Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC; 2Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH

DISCLOSURE OF RELEVANT FINANCIAL RELATIONSHIPS: None.

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OBJECTIVE:

The purpose of this video is to review steps to improve the efficiency of robotic sacral colpopexy.

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DESCRIPTION:

We demonstrate procedural steps with time-saving measures for robotic sacral colpopexy. These include various docking and surgical techniques as well as new technologies that have allowed us to reduce operative time by approximately 25%.

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CONCLUSION:

The application of these techniques may lead to more efficient performance of robotic sacral colpopexy.

Keywords:

efficiency; operative time; robotic sacral colpopexy

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