Surgeon at workFully Robotic-Assisted Technique for Total Pancreatectomy with an Autologous Islet Transplant in Chronic Pancreatitis Patients: Results of a First SeriesGalvani, Carlos A. MDa, *; Rilo, Horacio Rodriguez MDb; Samamé, Julia MDa; Porubsky, Marian MDc; Rana, Abbas MDc; Gruessner, Rainer W.G. MD, FACSc Author Information a Section of Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ b Institute for Cellular Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ c Division of Transplantation and Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ *Correspondence address: Carlos A Galvani, MD, Section of Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Arizona, College of Medicine, 1501 N Campbell Ave, PO Box 245066, Tucson, AZ 85724-5066. E-mail: [email protected] Received November 7, 2013; revised December 3, 2013; accepted December 9, 2013. Disclosure Information: Dr Galvani is a consultant for Aesculap, Covidien, and Applied Medical; his institution receives grants from Aesculap, Covidien, Baxter, Gore, Karl Storz, and Ethicon and he has a patent with Aesculap. All other authors have nothing to disclose. Presented at the 14th World Congress of the International Pancreas and Islet Transplant Association, “What's New, What's Hot” session, Monterey, CA, September 2013. Journal of the American College of Surgeons: March 2014 - Volume 218 - Issue 3 - p e73-e78 doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2013.12.006 Buy Metrics © 2014 by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.