Robotic systems in orthopaedic surgery.


Robots have been used in surgery since the late 1980s. Orthopaedic surgery began to incorporate robotic technology in 1992, with the introduction of ROBODOC, for the planning and performance of total hip replacement. The use of robotic systems has subsequently increased, with promising short-term radiological outcomes when compared with traditional… (More)
DOI: 10.1302/0301-620X.93B10.27418


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@article{Lang2011RoboticSI, title={Robotic systems in orthopaedic surgery.}, author={Joseph E. Lang and Sandeep Mannava and Alyssa J Floyd and Maria S. Goddard and Beth Smith and Ali Mofidi and Thorsten Markus Seyler and Riyaz H. Jinnah}, journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume}, year={2011}, volume={93 10}, pages={1296-9} }