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2009-09-02 07:30:00

WILMINGTON, Delaware, September 2 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new healthcare market research report 'Global Top Minimally Invasive/Non Invasive Market (2009 - 2014)', published by MarketsandMarkets (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com), in 2009, the global minimally invasive/ non invasive market is estimated to be approximately $16.4 billion and is expected to reach $24.4 billion by 2014 at a CAGR of 8.3%. Browse 80 market data tables and in-depth TOC on minimally invasive/ non invasive...

2009-01-12 12:05:00

Recent years have seen the rapid emergence of minimally invasive surgery procedures in operating theatres. However, the training of surgeons in this field still leaves much to be desired.

2008-11-04 13:50:00

Researchers foresee the future of surgery may involve minimally invasive robots to perform traditional operations.

2008-09-09 15:00:00

By Damayanti Datta The operation taking place in the green tiled operating room at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) is almost eerie. The patient, anaesthetised and swathed in blue drapes, is lying face up on a narrow table. But no one is touching her.

2008-08-19 00:00:30

By Nirmala M Nagaraj Bangalore: Fifty-five-year-old Oyebamiji Mojisola Ester from Nigeria underwent a hip replacement surgery at the HOSMAT Arthritis and Joint Replacement Centre. Ester, who belongs to the Jehovah Witness Faith, refused to take blood from others.

2008-07-22 12:00:00

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2008-07-18 03:00:50

By Vallery Brown, The Oklahoman Jul. 18--The da Vinci Surgical System may look like it came from the belly of a space ship, but the cutting edge machine offers surgeons an upper hand that is proving beneficial for patients and doctors.

2008-07-15 12:01:00

On Thursday, August 14, watch a Robotic-Assisted Hysterectomy recorded from University Hospitals Case Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio. The procedure will be performed by Vivian von Gruenigan, MD, and moderated by Robert DeBernardo, MD.

2008-06-28 00:02:35

By Kounteya Sinha NEW DELHI: More than seven million people across the globe suffer from preventable surgical injuries every year, a million of them even dying during or immediately after the surgery, a WHO study has said.

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