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2014-10-23 23:11:39

According to orthopedic spine surgeon Dr. Praveen Kadimcherla, video games have been proven to help dexterity and several other crucial skills surgeons employ in the operating room. West Orange, NJ (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 October 2014 – The next time you’re scheduled for minimally invasive surgery – such as the types used for many back and neck procedures – you may want to ask your surgeon how often he plays video games. Finding a surgeon who plays as hard as he or she works, at...

2014-10-21 08:33:50

-- Provides Greater Control in Confined and Deeply Recessed Areas during Surgical Procedures -- REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardica, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRDC) today announced the availability of the curved tip cartridge for its MicroCutter XCHANGE(®) 30 surgical stapling device. This cartridge has a curved atraumatic tip at the distal end which is designed to facilitate placement of the stapler on selected tissues. Cardica is currently offering the cartridge...

2014-10-20 08:32:05

First Plasma-Medicine System Designed for Operating Room Use for Incision Closure YOKNEAM, Israel, October 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IonMed [http://www.ion-med.com ] announced today that it has received CE Mark clearance for its Bioweld1(TM) cold plasma system for surgical incision closure. Bioweld1 is the first system in the rapidly emerging field of plasma medicine designed for use in operating room settings as an alternative to surgical staples, sutures and sealants....

2014-10-18 23:01:10

The Asian Arthroscopic Devices market is anticipated to grow due to increasing demand for minimally invasive procedures in the region http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/asia-arthroscopic-devices-7332824137.html (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 The Asian arthroscopic devices report defines and segments the concerned market in Asia with analysis and forecast of revenue. The arthroscopic devices market in Asia is estimated to grow to $712.3 million by 2018, at a CAGR of 6.5% from 2013 to...

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...

2014-10-16 23:13:11

This state-of-the-art system will enable us to offer cancer patients a fast, effective surgical option without an incision or the need to recover in a hospital setting. South Miami, FL (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 Innovative Cancer Institute announced it is the first in the Southeastern United States to install the Edge™ system from Varian Medical Systems, for treating cancer and other conditions with high-precision, non-invasive radiosurgery. “This state-of-the-art system will enable us...

2014-10-16 08:32:02

LIVERMORE, Calif., Oct.16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Halt Medical, Inc. announced today that BlueCross & BlueShield of Illinois, Texas, Montana, New Mexico and Oklahoma, part of Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), published updates to their Laparoscopic and Percutaneous Techniques for the Treatment of Uterine Fibroid Policies, and are now providing benefits for Halt Medical's Acessa(TM) Procedure as a treatment option for women with symptomatic uterine fibroids effective October...

2014-10-15 23:14:04

Integrated Sensing Systems, Inc. (ISSYS) announced that the U.S Patent Office has granted a utility patent entitled “Minimally Invasive Procedure for Monitoring a Physiological Parameter within an Internal Organ” (US Patent No. 8,322,346). Michigan, USA (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Integrated Sensing Systems, Inc. (ISSYS) announced that the U.S Patent Office has granted a utility patent entitled “Minimally Invasive Procedure for Monitoring a Physiological Parameter within an Internal...

2014-10-15 23:12:36

Patents granted for innovative minimally invasive technology for Acute Ischemic Stroke treatment, strengthening Neuravi's patent portfolio. Galway, Ireland (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Neuravi, a developer of innovative minimally invasive stroke therapy solutions, announced today that the U.S. Patent Office has approved two patents covering its therapeutic platform for the endovascular treatment of acute ischemic stroke. The granting of U.S. Patent #8,852,205 “Clot Retrieval Device for...

2014-10-15 08:30:35

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardica, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRDC) today announced that it will release financial results for its fiscal first quarter ended September 30, 2014, on Tuesday, November 4, 2014, after the markets close. Cardica's management will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss the financial results and provide an update on the company's business. Conference Call DetailsTo access the live conference call on November 4, 2014, at...


Latest Invasiveness of surgical procedures Reference Libraries

General Surgery
2013-04-30 10:15:33

General surgery is a specialty that concentrates on the esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts and the thyroid gland. This specialty also deals with skin, breast, soft tissue and hernia related diseases. General Surgeons have the opportunity to subspecialize in one or more of the following: Trauma Surgery: Trauma surgery is the specialty that performs invasive procedures for physical injuries in an emergency. This subspecialty holds the...

Laparoscopy
2013-03-04 09:24:55

A laparoscopy is an invasive surgical procedure used in abdominal area but is much less invasive than the preceding methods. Small incisions are made in the abdomen or pelvic area in which the camera and tools are introduced to perform the surgery or inspect the area. The method before the laparoscopy involved cutting open the area completely with longer healing time and more complications. Although in the pediatric populations, abscesses have a tendency to form around the incision sites....

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