Robot-assisted renal transplantation using the retroperitoneal approach (RART) with more than one year follow up: Description of the technique and results
Publication date: Available online 20 November 2017
Source:Progrès en Urologie
Author(s): F. Bruyère, B. Pradère, B. Faivre d’Arcier, J.-M. Boutin, M. Buchler, N. Brichart
ObjectivesTo describe the technique and report our first experience of robotic-assisted renal transplantation (RART) with more than one year follow up.Patients and methodsIn our center the first case of RART was realized in October 2013 with a cadaveric graft. We used the combined extra- and intraperitoneal robot assisted laparoscopic route with extraperitoneal positioning of the graft and intraperitoneal...