"The future of surgery is not about blood and guts; the future of surgery is about bits and bytes.”
/Dr. Richard Satava/

Monday, January 11, 2010

Surgical Products

Recently I came across an interesting site: Surgical Products, dealing with new products and technologies. Some relevant articles:


Juanma said...

Someone told me that in ICRA09 there was a demonstration of a commercially available mechanical platform to train surgeons in beating heart surgery. I haven't been able to find such device. It seems you're very aware of what's going on. Have you heard of this trainer? I would appreciate if you could help find a link. Thanks.

T. said...


I'm not sure which system did people think about. I remember more that kind of stuff from last MICCAI. see some stuff here: http://surgrob.blogspot.com/2009/10/exhibition-at-miccai.html
Hope you find it.