Resources

  • References


    The da Vinci surgical system. University of Southern California, Cardiothoracic Surgery website. Available at:
    http://www.cts.usc.edu/rsi-davincisystem.html. Accessed July 25, 2013.


    Robotic surgery. Brown University website. Available at:
    http://biomed.brown.edu/Courses/BI108/BI108%5F2005%5FGroups/04/. Accessed July 25, 2013.


    Robotic surgery. Thinkquest website. Available at:
    http://library.thinkquest.org/03oct/00760/. Accessed July 25, 2013.


    Ruurda JP, van Vroonhoven ThJMV, Broeders IAMJ. Robot-assisted surgical systems: a new era in laparoscopic surgery.
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2002;84:223-226.


    6/3/2011 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Mills E, Eyawo O, Lockhart I, Kelly S, Wu P, Ebbert JO. Smoking cessation reduces postoperative complications: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
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    2011;124(2):144-154.e8.

  • Resources

    American College of Surgeons

    http://www.facs.org

    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

    http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Cardiovascular Society

    http://www.ccs.ca