Surgical modelling, simulation and education

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Purpose Minimally-invasive surgeries (MIS) are often composed of two major sequential procedures: finding the anatomical target using the endoscopic tools, and then performing the planned surgical procedure on the target. We observe that expert surgeons are intelligent pathfinders, since they skillfully position their tools and make decisions for the next… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11548-012-0724-3

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@article{Ahmidi2008SurgicalMS, title={Surgical modelling, simulation and education}, author={Narges Ahmidi and G. D. Hager and Makoto Ishii}, journal={International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery}, year={2008}, volume={3}, pages={126-129} }