Robotic-assisted surgery in ophthalmology

  title={Robotic-assisted surgery in ophthalmology},
  author={Marc D. de Smet and Gerrit J. L. Naus and Koorosh Faridpooya and Marco Mura},
  journal={Current Opinion in Ophthalmology},
Purpose of review Provide an overview of the current landscape of robotics in ophthalmology, including the pros and cons of system designs, the clinical development path, and the likely future direction of the field. Recent findings Robots designed for eye surgery should meet certain basic requirements. Three designs are currently being developed: smart surgical tools such as the steady hand, comanipulation devices and telemanipulators using either a fixed or virtual remote center of motion… 
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    2013 35th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC)
  • 2013
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