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2014-09-15 23:06:18

Doctors at Christ Hospital operate using the latest da Vinci system. Patients were able to return home the next day after the successful surgeries. Jersey City, NJ (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 CarePoint Health is proud to announce that the first da Vinci robotic surgical cases in the State of New Jersey using the new Xi platform were performed at Christ Hospital on August 26, 2014. The surgeries were performed by Dr. Michael Ahn, Dr. Ravikumar Brahmbhatt and Dr. Daniel Smith and were...

2014-09-04 04:22:01

Talks of a Global Settlement are premature as da Vinci continues to fight claims in MDL; however, sources indicate Intuitive is open to resolving some claims quickly at discounted values in order to reduce the number of claims being filed in the anticipated MDL. SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MT Services LLC, a Lawsuit Settlement News Reporting Company, which operates a lawsuit help center: lawsuitsettlementnews.com, reported today that no global settlement is on...

2014-09-02 04:21:33

Case Funding Firm believes patients who have suffered at the hands of robotic surgery will get just compensation in time. SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, announced today an increase in capital and cash advance funding for victims who suffer from complications with Intuitive Surgical System's da Vinci Robot. With over 400k surgeries performed per year using the recalled product, Legal-Bay focuses on providing...

2014-07-23 23:03:16

Surgeons at Christ Hospital operate using the da Vinci® Xi™ Surgical System. Investment in innovation brings state-of-the-art technology to Jersey City. Hudson County, NJ (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 CarePoint Health is proud to announce that Christ Hospital is the first hospital in New Jersey to receive the da Vinci® Xi™ Surgical System, the latest and most advanced robotics platform in the da Vinci series. This 4th generation robotic platform is a technological leap and a...

2014-07-17 20:23:08

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento on Wednesday became the first hospital in California to use the next-generation robotic surgery system called the da Vinci Xi, which provides 3-D, high-definition visualization and greater dexterity, precision and control for the surgeon as well as less pain and a quicker recovery for the patient. Steven C. Patching, M.D., who in 1993 was the first to use laparoscopic, minimally invasive surgery in...

2014-07-03 11:00:28

University of California - San Diego Surgeons call for national safety measures to protect patients Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have found that the risk of patient harm increased two-fold in 2006 – the peak year that teaching hospitals nationwide embraced the pursuit of minimally invasive robotic surgery for prostate cancer. Results of the study are published in the July 2 online issue of JAMA Surgery. "This study looked at the stages...

2014-06-26 04:21:12

MT Services LLC informs plaintiffs on a receiving assistance in da Vinci Robot cases due to increasing number of litigations since the 2012 recall SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MT Services LLC, a lawsuit settlement news reporting company which operates lawsuitsettlementnews.com, announced this morning a focus on assisting plaintiffs of Monopolar Curved Scissors (MSC) and MSC Tips complications from Intuitive Surgical's da Vinci Robot Surgical Systems, to find the...

2014-06-17 23:15:24

Dr. Navid Mootabar led a surgical team that completed a robot-assisted single incision laparoscopic hysterectomy. Known as Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS), Dr. Mootabar is among a small number of physicians trained in performing the daVinci robot-assisted hysterectomy procedure that enables him to remove a women’s uterus through a single one-inch incision. Westchester County, NY (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Northern Westchester Hospital announced today that Dr. Navid Mootabar led...

2014-06-03 04:21:20

Pre-Settlement Funding Firm believes FDA recalls and serious injuries to many plaintiffs could spell trouble for Intuitive Surgical Inc. SAN FRANCISCO, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Settlement Funding Company, announced today that they are increasing focus in order to assist victims who need lawsuit cash advances by helping finance the expenses coming from da Vinci Robot operation complications. These complications include, but are not limited to;...

2014-05-30 23:09:43

Humility of Mary Health Partners, in cooperation with Intuitive Surgical, will offer auto enthusiasts the opportunity to “test drive” the da Vinci surgical robot during the Fuel the Fight car and motorcycle show June 1. Youngstown, Ohio (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Humility of Mary Health Partners, in cooperation with Intuitive Surgical, will offer auto enthusiasts the opportunity to “test drive” the da Vinci surgical robot during the Fuel the Fight car and motorcycle show June 1 at...


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