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Table 1 Characteristics of the included studies: setting and technique

From: Current status of robotic bariatric surgery: a systematic review

Study* Years of the study City Nation Type of trial N. of patients Author’s definition of Robotic treatment Type of treatment Type of technique
Abdalla [15] 2012 2008-2011 São Paulo, Brasil Case series 27 Robotic assisted gastric band placements 6 Gastric band placements, 5 Vertical gastrectomies and 16 Gastric by-pass in Roux-en-Y NR1
Robotic assisted vertical gastrectomies
Robotic asssisted gastric by-pass in Roux-en-Y
Buchs [16] 2012 2006-2010 Geneva, Switzerland Case series 167 Robotic-assisted Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Laparoscopic-Robotic
Hagen [7] 2012 1997-2010 Geneva, Switzerland CCT 143 Robotic-assisted Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Laparoscopic-Robotic
Tieu [17] 2012 2002-2010 Houston, USA Case series 1100 Robotic-assisted Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Laparoscopic-Robotic
Vilallonga [18] 2012 2010-2011 Barcelona, Spain Case series 32 Robot-Assisted Sleeve Gastrectomy Sleeve Gastrectomy Fully Robotic
Ayloo [19] 2011 2007 - 2010 Chicago, USA CCT 30 Robot-Assisted Sleeve Gastrectomy Sleeve Gastrectomy Fully Robotic
Diamantis [20] 2011 2008-2009 Athens, Greece CCT 19 Robotic Sleeve Gastrectomy Sleeve Gastrectomy Fully Robotic
Edelson [21] 2011 2006-2009 Philadelphia, USA CCT 287 Robotic gastric banding Gastric banding Fully Robotic
Park [22] 2011 2007-2009 Honolulu, USA CCT 105 Robotic-assisted Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Roux-en-Y gastric bypass NR
Scozzari [8] 2011 2006-2009 Torino, Italy CCT 110 Robotic-assisted Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Fully Robotic
Curet [23] 2009 2005 Stanford, USA CCT 21 Robotic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Fully Robotic
Deng [24] 2008 2006-2007 Pasadena, USA Case series 100 Robotic-assisted Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Fully Robotic
Hubens [25] 2008 2004-2006 Antwerpen, The Netherlands CCT 45 Robotic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Fully Robotic
Sudan [26] 2007 NR Omaha, USA Case series 47 Robotically assisted biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch Biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch Laparoscopic-Robotic
Parini [27] 2006 2000-2004 Aosta, Italy Case series 17 Laparoscopic gastric bypass performed with the Da Vinci Intuitive Robotic System Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Laparoscopic-Robotic
Mohr [28] 2006 2004-2005 Stanford, USA Case series 75 Totally Robotic Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Fully Robotic
Yu [29] 2006 2003-2005 Houston, USA Case series 100 Robotic assistance for laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Laparoscopic-Robotic
Ali [30] 2005 2002-2003 Sacramento, USA Case series 50 Robot-assisted laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Laparoscopic-Robotic
Artuso [31] 2005 2001-2002 New York, USA Case series 41 Laparoscopic gastric bypass performed with robotics Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Laparoscopic-Robotic
Galvani [32] 2005 2000-2004 Chicago, USA Case series 140 Robot-assisted surgery 110 Gastric bypass procedures 30 Lap band Laparoscopic-Robotic
Sanchez [33] 2005 2004-2005 Stanford, USA RCT 25 Totally robotic laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Roux-en-Y gastric bypass Fully Robotic
Muhlmann [34] 2003 NR Innsbruck, Austria CCT 10 Robotic-assisted laparoscopic silicone adjustable gastric banding Robotic implantable gastric stimulator 4 silicone adjustable gastric banding Laparoscopic-Robotic
2 implantable gastric stimulator
4 silicone adjustable gastric banding reoperation
  1. * Listed in chronological order.
  2. 1NR: not reported.