By Jr W. Randolph Chitwood, Rebekah Dodson

Robotic surgical procedure is at present without sufficient didactic fabric essential to facilitate day-by-day software in cardiothoracic surgical perform. This publication represents the definitive atlas that would lead either the working towards and new cardiothoracic surgeons in those equipment. it is going to outline the operative pathway of every process, from commencing to finish, for surgeons who desire to be an entire robot cardiac health practitioner and comprise tricks and procedural pitfalls derived from the stories of bankruptcy individuals. The publication may be illustrated with top of the range illustrations and colour photos from surgical operations the place applicable. major surgeons have contributed to the ebook and supplied pattern illustrations for his or her respective chapters. Anesthetic and cardiopulmonary help practise for every operation might be integrated and chosen references could be supplied to stress evidence-based outcomes.

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Even though there were many early successes, adoption remained slow, and the MIDCAB (minimally invasive direct coronary artery bypass) procedure faded within a few years. Cardiology referrals decreased because of improved percutaneous stent results in patients with single vessel disease. Nevertheless, the MIDCAB experience had a positive influence on many patients and surgeons and led to increased efforts to develop less invasive cardiac operations. Some cardiac surgeons then began to employ secondary visualization techniques, using two-dimensional endoscopic cameras to view intra-cardiac structures.

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1) (See Chaps. 23 and 24). The arms are positioned along the right side with care taken to protect the arm from brachial plexus excessive stretch. After the incision is made, maintenance of anesthesia proceeds as with any cardiac surgery patient. Following robotic surgical cart docking, it is imperative to keep both the patient and table from moving in order to avoid organ injury from the rigid trans-thoracic trocars and instruments. 26 Fig. C. D’Alonzo et al. 3 Anesthesia for Robotic Cardiac Surgery Venous and Arterial Cannulation As for standard cardiac surgery patients, a central venous line is placed for fluid and medication administration and to enable Swan-Ganz catheter placement.

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