Case Report
Volume 6 Issue 4 - 2020
Anesthetic Considerations in Patients Submitted to Assisted Robotic Surgery for Radical Prostatectomy: Case Report
Juan Lagarda Cuevas1*, Juan Carlos Ramirez Celis2, Manuel Gerardo Bermudez Ochoa3, Juan Manuel Rodriguez Zepeda4, Salvador Juárez Pichardo5, Ana Luisa Hernández Perez6, Jesús Esteban Aguilar7 and Jesús Ruiz Diaz de León8
1Anesthesiologist Staff ABC Medical Center Department of Anesthesiology Mexico City, Master’s in public health Community and International Health University of New York, Anesthesiologist CMN XXI Century UNAM.
2Anesthesiologist HGZ 8 IMSS. CMN XXI century, Training in Pediatrics.
3Head of the Santa Fe Campus Operating Room, Cardiovascular Anesthesiologist ABC Medical Center
4Anesthesiologist Staff Medical Center ABC, Pediatric Anesthesiologist
5Anesthesiologist Staff Medical Center ABC, Algology
6Cardiovascular Anesthesiologist and Pediatrician CMN XXI Century. Anesthesiologist Staff Medical Center ABC. Master of Science and Candidate for Doctor of Medical Sciences UNAM / UAEM
7CMN 21st Century Cardiovascular Anesthesiologist
8Anesthesiologist HGR 1 Querétaro IMSS
*Corresponding Author: Juan Lagarda Cuevas, Anesthesiologist Staff ABC Medical Center Department of Anesthesiology Mexico City, Master’s in public health Community and International Health University of New York, Anesthesiologist CMN XXI Century UNAM.
Received: February 12, 2020; Published: March 31, 2020


Assisted robot surgery is a relatively new surgery as a procedure in our country. However, the procedures around the world are many especially in the first world where the experience is already great. The indications for performing this procedure have been extended, in terms of surgical specialties that can perform it, as well as the type of patient. Initially used in urological surgery, currently the assisted robot procedure is being used in minimally invasive thoracic surgery, oncological surgery and general surgery. It is therefore important to know the changes that these procedures cause in the anesthetized patient in order to successfully conduct the surgical anesthetic procedure. In the following article we present a case of assisted robot urological surgery (radical prostatectomy) and we review the anesthetic considerations for this type of procedures.

Keywords: Pneumoperitoneum; Deep Trendelemburg; Volume-Controlled Ventilation; Pressure-Controlled Ventilation


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Citation: Juan Lagarda Cuevas., et al. “Anesthetic Considerations in Patients Submitted to Assisted Robotic Surgery for Radical Prostatectomy: Case Report”. EC Anaesthesia 6.4 (2020): 31-37.

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