International Robotic Urology Symposium, the largest conference for medical robotics, will be hosted by the Henry Ford Vattikuti Urology Institute and the Vattikuti Foundation at Wynn Las Vegas from January 13 to 16 2011.
Dr. Ramin Mirhashemi of Gynecological Oncology Associates has discussed the benefits of the da Vinci robotic surgery in treating uterine fibroids. It was reported that more than 30% of women in America are affected by this disease.
Linda van den Bedem and her technical team from Eindhoven University have created a surgical robot called ‘Sofie’ which works on the principle of 'force feedback' for helping the surgeon to sense various actions performed during the surgery like pulling the sutures, making incisions etc.
Microfluidic Systems (MFSI), a global leader in developing automated systems for biological assays, has declared that they had received an award from the Inc. Magazine.
Reportlinker on analyzing the current operations, trends and issue of new patents of the pharmacy automation market has released a research report which can be accessed from its catalogue,” Pharmacy Automation: Technologies and Global Markets”.
Microfluidic Systems (MFSI) has declared that it has received four new patents for automated processing and detection of biological samples
Dr. David B. Samadi, Chief, Division of Robotics and Minimal Invasive Surgery at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, has released a Samadi Modified Advanced Robotic Technique (SMART) Surgery website, www.smart-surgery.com.
Corindus Vascular Robotics has declared the outcome of the first-in-human clinical study its CorPath 200 robotic system, which was conducted at the Corbic Research Institute, Colombia.
Based on a research, the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists has revealed that in the nation, only 24% of hospitals adopt the bar coding method of validating the medications which are delivered by the pharmacy.
Stereotaxis, Inc. has declared that it has obtained its 100th patent from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for "Method and Apparatus for Dynamic Magnetic Field Control Using Multiple Magnets."