hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery

hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery

Surgery A type of surgery which combines open surgery and minimal invasion/rapid recovery of laparoscopy Applications Minimally invasive kidney donation; repair of renal, ureteral, and bladder defects; partial nephrectomy, gastrectomy, splenectomy, nephrectomy, sigmoidectomy. See Laparascopic surgery.
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He discusses the essentials, including imaging, equipment and instruments, sterilization, anesthesia, abdominal access techniques, laparoscopic port position, dissection and tissue approximation techniques, hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery, and tissue retrieval and port closure techniques, then general surgical, gynecological, urologic, and pediatric procedures, as well as other minimal access procedures, bariatric surgery, complications, training, and transanal endoscopic microsurgery.
The HandTact[TM] Instrument Set, a group of lightweight, palm-sized laparoscopic scissors, dissectors, and graspers, is specifically designed for surgeons to use with their non-dominant hand during hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery (HALS).
The HandPort System for Hand-Assisted Laparoscopic Surgery (HALS) provides a less invasive technique for complex abdominal procedures.