Chicago 2009 Video – Robotic Whipple Step by Step
January 26, 2010
Pier C. Giulianotti (Chicago – USA) Shawn MacKenzie (Virginia – USA)
The video shows the comparison of two different techniques for the pancreaticoduodenectomy (Whipple operation). PC Giulianotti and S MacKenzie compare the technique step by step: Port setting, Kocher Maneuver, hepatic hilum, ligament of treitz, mobilization of the duodeno jejunal flexure, pancreas neck, uncinate process, reconstruction. An interesting overview of the technical details of this complex advanced robotic procedure.