Incorporating resident/fellow training into a robotic surgery program.

Vetter MH, Green I, Martino M, Fowler J, Salani R
J Surg Oncol 112 684-9 12/01/2015


With the rapid uptake of the robotic approach in gynecologic surgery, a thorough understanding of the technology, including its uses and limitations, is critical to maximize patient outcomes and safety. This review discusses the role of training modalities and development of curricula for robotic surgery. Furthermore, methods for incorporating the entire surgical team and the process of credentialing/maintaining privileges are described.

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