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2014-04-24 16:30:02

FRISCO, Texas, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The surgical team at Centennial Medical Center, Frisco, TX is proud to provide patients with some of the most minimally invasive surgical options, including the single-incision, robotic-assisted procedure using the da Vinci(®) Surgical System. During a da Vinci(®) Single-Site((TM)) surgery, one tiny incision is made in the belly button, approximately one inch long, resulting in a virtually scar-free procedure. The Food and Drug...

2014-04-16 16:30:29

AUSTIN, Texas, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, April 16, the Texas Institute for Robotic Surgery at St. David's North Austin Medical Center will become the first facility in the world to bring the benefits of the new da Vinci Xi Surgical System to patients. Within the first week, physicians will perform several different cancer procedures across three different specialties. The three specialties are colorectal, gynecologic and urologic oncology. "The use of...

2014-04-10 16:24:59

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/nz6hz7/snake_robots) has announced the addition of a new report "Snake Robots Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2013 to 2019" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/nz6hz7/snake_robots ] to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Worldwide snake robot markets are poised to achieve significant growth as...

2014-04-07 12:33:40

Innovation allows surgeons to see behind arteries and other critical structures, enhancing accuracy and efficiency CLEVELAND, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Surgical Theater, LLC today launched their new Surgical Navigation Advanced Platform (SNAP), a product that integrates with operating room technology to provide advanced 3D capabilities and augmented reality, allowing surgeons to enhance their surgery performance. The SNAP provides neurosurgeons unique virtual-reality guidance to...

2014-04-07 08:31:28

Where experience and state-of-the-art technology meet SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY) announced today that the European CyberKnife Center Munich-Grosshadern (ECZM) has performed 5,000 CyberKnife® treatments since June 2005. The center uses a CyberKnife M6(TM) System from the latest generation series, the most advanced robotic radiosurgery system in the world. Patients of the center benefit from a treatment option that offers...

2014-04-04 23:34:47

Integration capabilities drive the market for Surgical Navigation Systems in the U.S. - iData Research Report Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 iData Research http://www.idataresearch.com, the leading global authority in medical device and pharmaceutical market research, has published a new report series for the U.S. Robotics and Surgical Navigation System Market. The market for U.S. surgical navigation systems or image guided systems (IGS) is projected to reach over $200 million by...

2014-04-02 23:26:18

Integration capabilities drive the market for Surgical Navigation Systems in the U.S. - iData Research Report Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Vancouver, BC iData Research http://www.idataresearch.com, the leading global authority in medical device and pharmaceutical market research, has published a new report series for the U.S. Robotics and Surgical Navigation System Market. The market for U.S. surgical navigation systems or image guided systems (IGS) is projected to reach over...

2014-03-31 23:26:24

The surgeons of Los Angeles Colon and Rectal Surgical Associates - http://www.LAcolon.com - are on the forefront of establishing standards for the application of the da Vinci Si™ Robot in colon and rectal surgery. The da Vinci Si™ surgical system is a minimally invasive surgical system, considered to be the latest evolution in minimally invasive technologies. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 The surgeons of Los Angeles Colon & Rectal Surgical Associates are now the top...

2014-03-28 09:16:22

Johns Hopkins researchers have devised a computerized process that could make minimally invasive surgery more accurate and streamlined using equipment already common in the operating room. In a report published recently in the journal Physics in Medicine and Biology, the researchers say initial testing of the algorithm shows that their image-based guidance system is potentially superior to conventional tracking systems that have been the mainstay of surgical navigation over the last...

2014-03-26 16:25:19

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to the responses from 50 U.S. hospital executives MedPanel surveyed, 30% of hospitals plan to increase their capital expenditure budgets from 2013 to 2014, while 18% plan a decrease. MedPanel research manager Lauren Augustine comments, "Recent trends have increased pressure on hospital budgets, and executives must carefully consider large medical equipment investments. Large purchases can definitely bolster both physician...


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