Surgical

07.23.13
Tokyo's IBIS robot promises cheaper surgery, throws shade at da Vinci (video)
07.23.13

Tokyo's IBIS robot promises cheaper surgery, throws shade at da Vinci (video)

"Anything you can do, I can do cheaper," says the Tokyo Institute of Technology while jabbing a ru...

By D. Cooper,   07.23.13
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11.22.10
LSUHSC hires surgical robot to remove salivary stone
11.22.10

LSUHSC hires surgical robot to remove salivary stone

Louisiana State University's Health Sciences Center has just enlisted the support of a surgical robo...

By D. Murph,   11.22.10
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10.11.10
Sofie surgical robot gives haptic feedback for a more humane touch
10.11.10

Sofie surgical robot gives haptic feedback for a more humane touch

Surgical procedures assisted by robots are nothing new -- they can be more precise and less invasiv...

By L. Dziuban,   10.11.10
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05.11.09
Robot Hall of Fame expands to include Da Vinci, Terminator, Roomba
05.11.09

Robot Hall of Fame expands to include Da Vinci, Terminator, Roomba

Forget those "sporting" Halls of Fame -- the real HOF is right here. Since 2003, the Robot Hall of...

By D. Murph,   05.11.09
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04.02.09
European Parkinson's patients receive first Libra DBS implants to help alleviate symptoms
04.02.09

European Parkinson's patients receive first Libra DBS implants to help alleviate symptoms

St. Jude Medical's announced that patients from Austria, Germany, and Greece are among the first to...

By R. Miller,   04.02.09
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02.15.09
Laser-bonded healing could replace needle and thread
02.15.09

Laser-bonded healing could replace needle and thread

It sounds more like something you'd see in X-Men than on an actual operating table in real life, bu...

By D. Murph,   02.15.09
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05.18.07
Confirmed at last: LifeSigns headed to the US
05.18.07

Confirmed at last: LifeSigns headed to the US

Way back in March, rumors surfaced regarding the long-overdue localization of LifeSigns: Hospital Af...

By JC Fletcher,   05.18.07
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04.19.07
University of Washington's Raven to try surgery in simulated spacecraft
04.19.07

University of Washington's Raven to try surgery in simulated spacecraft

If you thought ASTRO and NextSat were the only two autonomous robots frolicking around in testing en...

By D. Murph,   04.19.07
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04.17.07
Infrascanner: the handheld NIR hematoma detector
04.17.07

Infrascanner: the handheld NIR hematoma detector

As technology continues to make doctors' lives a bit easier (not to mention saving a few in the proc...

By D. Murph,   04.17.07
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