Latest Virtual surgery Stories

2012-07-05 10:47:16

New research has shown that surgical residents who received structured training in a simulated environment perform significantly better when they start operating on patients.

2011-10-24 16:00:23

Residents in cardiac surgery who receive extra training on a take-home simulator do a better job once they get into the operating room, Dr. Buu-Khanh Lam today told the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress 2011, co-hosted by the Heart and Stroke Foundation and the Canadian Cardiovascular Society.

2011-04-21 07:49:08

A preliminary report suggests that virtual nasal surgery has the promise of being a prolific tool that could allow surgeons to carry out tailored and individualized nasal surgery via computer simulation techniques.

2011-04-18 22:26:11

A preliminary report suggests that virtual nasal surgery has the potential to be a productive tool that may enable surgeons to perform personalized nasal surgery using computer simulation techniques.

2011-03-22 12:31:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SimQuest LLC, a leading developer of technology-assisted education and training, has developed the first platform for open-incision surgical simulation, which will enable surgeons to practice open surgical techniques with no risk to patients.

2011-02-03 09:27:00

LEUVEN, Belgium, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ - After an extensive period of beta testing involving renowned hospitals and doctors, Materialise is proud to launch SurgiCase Connect 1.0, the next revolution in virtual surgery planning, 3D model generation, and surgical guide design.

2010-11-15 15:04:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Pathfinder Therapeutics, Inc. has initiated a clinical study to assess the value of Explorer(TM), its image-guided surgical platform, in minimally invasive liver resections and ablations.

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