Arch Esp Urol 2017 May;70(4):385-399
Servicio de Urología. Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria del Hospital Clínico San Carlos. Facultad de Medicina. Universidad Complutense. Madrid. España.
Eur Urol 2014 Jan 11;65(1):138-45. Epub 2013 Jun 11.
OLV Vattikuti Robotic Surgery Institute, Aalst, Belgium.
Background: Pelvic organ prolapse (POP) represents a common female pelvic floor disorder that has a serious impact on quality of life. Several types of procedures with different surgical approaches have been described to correct these defects, but the optimal management is still debated.
Objective: To describe our surgical technique of robot-assisted sacrocolpopexy (RASC) for POP and to assess its safety and long-term outcomes. Read More
J Minim Invasive Gynecol 2017 May - Jun;24(4):536-537. Epub 2016 Dec 2.
Division of Gynaecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, "F. Miulli" General Hospital, Acquaviva delle Fonti, Bari, Italy.
Study Objective: The primary aim of this study was to evaluate the feasibility, efficacy, and safeness of nerve-sparing laparoscopic colposacropexy performed with a minimally invasive approach by using 2.9-mm Percuvance percutaneous surgical system (PSS; The Percuvance System; Teleflex Inc., Wayne, PA). Read More
Eur Urol 2014 Aug 6;66(2):303-18. Epub 2014 Mar 6.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy.
Context: Surgery represents the mainstay of treatment for pelvic organ prolapse (POP). Among different surgical procedures, abdominal sacrocolpopexy (SC) is the gold standard for apical or multicompartmental POP. Research has recently focused on the role of robot-assisted sacrocolpopexy (RASC). Read More
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2016 Mar 9;132(3):284-91. Epub 2015 Dec 9.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southwest Hospital, Third Military Medical University, Chongqing, China. Electronic address:
Background: Robot-assisted laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy (RALSC) has spread rapidly without the availability of comprehensive and systematically recorded outcome data.
Objective: To systematically review and compare the outcomes of laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy (LSC) and RALSC.
Search Strategy: PubMed and Scopus were searched for reports published from 2000 to 2014, using the search terms "robotic sacrocolpopexy," "laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy," and "sacral colpopexy. Read More