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New Albany Surgery Center Acquires Navio Orthopedic Surgical System for Partial Knee Replacement Surgeries

New Albany Surgery Center Acquires Navio Orthopedic Surgical System for Partial Knee Replacement Surgeries

New Albany Surgery Center and OrthoNeuro announced today the addition of a Navio?orthopedic surgical system to help surgeons perform precise and accurate partial knee replacement surgeries. The Navio system helps New Albany Surgery Center offer its patients one of the most advanced surgical technologies in Ohio. [More]
Potential Breakthrough Towards Creating Foot/Ankle Prosthetic for All-Terrain Walking

Potential Breakthrough Towards Creating Foot/Ankle Prosthetic for All-Terrain Walking

Researchers slogging through a tangle of sensors, motors and algorithms face a challenging path, but it? nothing like the terrain that must be crossed by someone walking with a prosthetic ankle. [More]
Bon Secours Virginia Health System Acquires TRU-D SmartUVC Germ-Eliminating UV Disinfection Robot

Bon Secours Virginia Health System Acquires TRU-D SmartUVC Germ-Eliminating UV Disinfection Robot

Bon Secours Virginia Health System is one of only a few hospital systems in the state to add TRU-D SmartUVC? a germ-eliminating UV disinfection robot, to its arsenal of preventive practices aimed at protecting patients from serious health care-associated infections. [More]
Takatsuki General Hospital Treats Complex Cardiac Arrhythmias Using Stereotaxis Niobe ES Technology

Takatsuki General Hospital Treats Complex Cardiac Arrhythmias Using Stereotaxis Niobe ES Technology

Stereotaxis, Inc., a global leader in innovative technologies for the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias, announced today that the first procedure with its Niobe® ES magnetic navigation system has been performed in Japan. Dr. Kohei Yamashiro of Takatsuki General Hospital completed a cardiac ablation on a patient with ventricular tachycardia, noting, in particular, the improved navigation of the ablation catheter and ease of mapping with the Niobe system compared to manual methods for lesion creation. [More]
Mazor Robotics Announces Delivery of Seven Renaissance Systems During Q2 2015

Mazor Robotics Announces Delivery of Seven Renaissance Systems During Q2 2015

Mazor Robotics Ltd., a developer of innovative guidance systems and complementary products, announced today that it received purchase orders for and delivered seven Renaissance systems and one system upgrade in the second quarter ended June 30, 2015. Six of the systems were delivered to U.S. hospitals and one was delivered to Spain. [More]
Hansen Medical Completes Enrollment in ARTISAN Atrial Fibrillation Trial to Evaluate Sensei Robotic System

Hansen Medical Completes Enrollment in ARTISAN Atrial Fibrillation Trial to Evaluate Sensei Robotic System

Hansen Medical®, Inc., the global leader in intravascular robotics, today announced it has completed enrollment in the initial evaluable cohort of the ARTISAN® clinical trial. [More]
Hansen Medical Magellan 10Fr Robotic Catheter Receives FDA Clearance for use in Peripheral Vasculature

Hansen Medical Magellan 10Fr Robotic Catheter Receives FDA Clearance for use in Peripheral Vasculature

Hansen Medical®, Inc., the global leader in intravascular robotics, today announced that it received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its Magellan™ 10Fr Robotic Catheter for use in the peripheral vasculature. The FDA clearance enables the company to initiate clinical use of the 10Fr catheter with its customers in the United States. [More]
Groupe Gorgé Subsidiary Takes Non-Controlling Stake in Dynamic Robotics Company, Wandercraft

Groupe Gorgé Subsidiary Takes Non-Controlling Stake in Dynamic Robotics Company, Wandercraft

ECA Group, a Groupe Gorgé subsidiary, has taken a non-controlling stake in Wandercraft, one of the few companies specializing in cutting-edge technology for dynamic robotics. It has also created a new company, ECA Dynamics. [More]
Forecast Report on Global Robotic Prosthetics, Exoskeletons and Assistive Rehabilitation Technologies Market

Forecast Report on Global Robotic Prosthetics, Exoskeletons and Assistive Rehabilitation Technologies Market

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Robotic Prosthetics, Exoskeletons and Assistive Rehabilitation Technologies Market Assessment & Forecast: 2015-2019" report to their offering. [More]
Robot-Assisted Telemedicine in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Robot-Assisted Telemedicine in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Many hospitals lack the resources and patient volume to employ a round-the-clock, neonatal intensive care specialist to treat their youngest and sickest patients. Telemedicine--with real-time audio and video communication between a neonatal intensive care specialist and a patient--can provide access to this level of care. [More]