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2014-10-21 08:34:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Honoring one's Hispanic heritage is about more than just celebrating your roots, it is about bringing awareness of issues that affect your community. Prostate cancer is the most common cancer among Hispanic man, affecting 1-in-7 during their lifetime. Dr. David Samadi, chief of urology at Lennox Hill Hospital in New York City, is urging Latin women to have the men in their lives get a simple blood test as a way to screen their prostate health....

2014-10-18 23:00:20

Acclaimed robotic surgeon Dr. Dwight Im of Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, MD, first to use new FDA cleared single-site wristed needled driver for minimally invasive procedures. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) October 19, 2014 Dwight D. Im, M.D., FACOG, Director of The Gynecologic Oncology Center at Mercy and The National Institute of Robotic Surgery at Mercy in Baltimore, became the first surgeon in the world to successfully perform a minimally-invasive hysterectomy via robotic surgery using...

2014-10-14 16:25:10

LONDON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report identifies and segments the main types of medical robotics and computer-assisted surgery (MRCAS) devices that have been commercialized to date. It analyzes the historical and current volume and value of shipments of each of these product segments in specified applications and geographical markets. It also evaluates the impact of demographic, economic and other factors that will drive future demand for MRCAS devices and includes...

2014-10-14 12:29:54

Held in Conjunction with World Molecular Imaging Congress 2014 in Seoul, Korea CULVER CITY, Calif., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The world's leading basic-scientists and surgeon-scientists recently convened at the Optical Surgical Navigation Workshop, held in conjunction with the 7th annual meeting of the World Molecular Imaging Society in Seoul, Korea. Co-organized by Professors Hyun Koo Kim of Korea University Guro Hospital, a lung cancer surgeon-scientist, James Basilion of...

2014-10-08 23:10:35

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Global Robotic Surgery Market Report: 2014 Edition" report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 One of the many revolutionary developments in the field of medical science has been the development of next generation robot assisted surgical devices and other related technologically advanced equipment that have made significant contribution to the very existence of human race. A surgical robot is a computer-controlled device...

2014-10-07 23:04:13

OrthAlign, Inc., a privately held U.S. based medical device company, debuted its KneeAlign® technology today in the United Kingdom at the London Knee Meeting, kicking off plans to expand into the UK Market. London, United Kingdom (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 OrthAlign, Inc., a privately held U.S. based medical device company, debuted its KneeAlign® technology today in the United Kingdom at the London Knee Meeting. KneeAlign provides both tibial and femoral navigation in a simple,...

2014-10-07 12:32:24

ALBANY, New York, October 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transparency Market Research, in its latest research report states, the global 3D printing in medical applications market will grow significantly in the coming years. The 3D printing in medical applications market was valued at US$354.5 million in 2012. However, it is expected to reach US$965.5 million by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 15.4% from 2013 to 2019. The report "3D Printing in Medical Applications Market (Medical...

2014-09-26 23:04:13

Recent Surgery Includes Houston’s First Successful Tubal Reversal Post-Surgical Pregnancy Houston, TX (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 Clear Lake Regional Medical Center (CLRMC) announced today that it is the first hospital in Houston’s Bay Area to perform over 2,000 surgeries using the most innovative robotic surgical system of its kind. The most recent surgeries include the area’s first robotic rectopexy, robotic single-site hysterectomy, robotic tubal reversal and robotic partial...

2014-09-23 12:28:21

However, Surgeons Continue to Question the Cost-Benefits of the Technology, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the United States market for surgical navigation systems will gradually expand due to demand for minimally invasive surgery and growing awareness of the benefits of surgical navigation. As a result, the U.S. surgical navigation system market will generate over $260 million by 2023....

2014-09-22 08:28:45

Brainlab Kick® Navigation ENT aids in complex surgeries and integrates seamlessly with Olympus DIEGO® ELITE Multidebrider® for tissue dissection with hemostasis CENTER VALLEY, Pa., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical procedures, among other core businesses, announced today it has reached a deal with Munich-based Brainlab to be the exclusive U.S. distributor of Kick(®)...


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