Global annual revenues for robot-assisted minimal access surgery
are presently approximately $4 billion and are anticipated to reach $20 billion by 2025.
This bid to drive volumes comes at an ironic cost beyond the initial outlay and the AMC: insurance reimbursement to the hospital is the same for all minimal access surgery
, traditional and robotic, despite the cost variance.
The system is designed to overcome the obstacles to widespread adoption of robotic minimal access surgery
, namely robot size, instrument size, versatility, port placement, cost and ease of use, allowing the system to be highly utilised and cost-comparable to manual laparoscopic surgery.
With this introduction of minimal access surgery
into the health care systems, an opportunity also presents for Nigeria to develop and streamline cost effective and sustainable strategies that will build the capacity of local gynecologists for the laparoscopic treatment of endometriosis.
Globally minimal access surgery
is now an established phenomenon, the concept is still in its developing phase in Pakistan.
Conclusion: TEP carries an acceptable complication rate combining the advantages of minimal access surgery
and mesh reinforcement of the groin.
The emergence of the surgical robot in recent years has had a dramatic impact on minimal access surgery
, raising the bar in terms of technological advancement.
For companies that view the Indian healthcare sector as a glass half full, the potential is enormous as India is one of the few locations in the world with the latest in healthcare technologies including automation, surgical robotics, modular operating theatres, minimal access surgery
systems, telemedicine, radiology, etc," he added.
To evaluate post graduate surgical residents' training in minimal access surgery
Single port access (SPA) minimal access surgery
through a single incision.
We are very satisfied with the high standard of equipment used for minimal access surgery
Eugenio Panieri's main areas of interest are sentinel lymph node biopsy and immediate reconstruction in breast cancer, and the use of minimal access surgery
for endocrine conditions.