New technology for imaging and documenting urologic procedures.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Recent advances in fiber optics and digital technology have dramatically improved the ability of the urologic surgeon to accurately image and document endoscopic and laparoscopic procedures. In addition, the development of digital endoscopes has expanded the armamentarium of the endoscopic surgeon greatly. Finally, new virtual reality technology has allowed increased visualization during surgery and provides excellent training for surgeons. This article details new imaging and documentation technology currently utilized during urologic procedures.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Marguet, CG; Springhart, WP; Preminger, GM

Published Date

  • August 2006

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 33 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 397 - 408

PubMed ID

  • 16829273

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0094-0143

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ucl.2006.03.002


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States