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Image: Robotic surgery has been found to improve patient recovery time (Photo courtesy of Pexels)

Robotic Surgery Found to Be Safer, Reduces Patient Time in Hospital

Open surgery still remains the “gold standard” recommendation for highly complex surgeries Now, a first-of-its kind clinical trial provides the strongest evidence so far of the patient benefits of robot-assisted surgery. More...
16 May 2022
Image: The acquisition adds innovative bioabsorbable steroid-eluting sinus implants to Medtronic’s ENT portfolio (Photo courtesy of Intersect ENT)

Medtronic Completes Acquisition of Intersect ENT to Add Innovative Sinus Implants to ENT Portfolio

Medtronic plc (Dublin, Ireland) has completed the acquisition of Intersect ENT (Menlo Park, CA, USA), thereby expanding the company's comprehensive ear, nose, and throat (ENT) portfolio with innovative products used in sinus procedures to improve post-operative outcomes and to treat nasal polyps. More...
16 May 2022
Image: Smart stent can continuously monitor arterial pressure, pulse, and flow (Photo courtesy of Georgia Institute of Technology)

Smart Stent for Hemodynamics Monitoring Could Eliminate Need for Angiogram Imaging

A team of researchers is trying to improve treatments and outcomes for patients with vascular diseases by developing an implantable soft electronic monitoring system for the continuous monitoring of hemodynamics – blood flow through the vascular system. More...
13 May 2022
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Breakthrough Tech Pinpoints Seizure-Originating Brain Regions and Predicts Outcome Before Surgery

Researchers have introduced a novel network analysis technology that uses minimally invasive resting state electrophysiological recordings to localize seizure onset brain regions and predict seizure outcomes. More...
13 May 2022
Image: OvaCis rapid test is slated to launch in EU and Southeast Asia by 2022 end (Photo courtesy of INEX Innovate)

Rapid Ovarian Cancer Test Cuts Surgical Procedure Time and Infection Risk

A first of its kind point-of-care (POCT) test discriminates benign from malignant ovarian cysts in an operating theater setting and significantly reduces surgical procedure time by providing results in 15 minutes. More...
12 May 2022
Image: AI can predict postoperative recurrence of Crohn disease (Photo courtesy of Pexels)

AI Model Accurately Predicts Whether Crohn Disease Will Recur After Surgery

Using an artificial intelligence (AI) tool that emulates how humans visualize and is trained to recognize and classify images, investigators have constructed a model that predicts the postoperative recurrence of Crohn disease with high accuracy by evaluating histological images. More...
11 May 2022
Image: avatera robot-assisted surgery system has progressed to clinical use (Photo courtesy of avateramedical GmbH)

Robotic Surgery System with Single-Use Instrument Concept Eliminates Cross-Contamination Risk

A new robot-assisted, minimally invasive surgical system based on a unique and consistent single-use concept reduces the associated risk of contamination and at the same time avoids the costs of cleaning and sterilizing the instruments. More...
11 May 2022
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