Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures

Known as: Procedures, Minimally Invasive Surgical, Procedure, Minimal Surgical, Procedures, Minimal Access Surgical 
Procedures that avoid use of open, invasive surgery in favor of closed or local surgery. These generally involve use of laparoscopic devices and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Minimally invasive surgery (MIS) is a surgical technique that offers distinct advantages in reducing pain and patients' recovery… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Our novel approach is a hybrid between transanal endoscopic microsurgery (TEM) and single-port laparoscopy that we have termed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Open esophagectomy for cancer is a major oncological procedure, associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Recently… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
This paper presents the clinical motivation, design specifications, kinematics, statics, and actuation compensation for a newly… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Minimally invasive surgery (MIS) involves a multidimensional series of tasks requiring a synthesis between visual information and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
We have developed a novel highly articulated robotic probe (HARP) that can thread through tightly packed volumes without… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the role of force feedback with applications to minimally invasive surgery (MIS). Two research hypotheses… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
A mobile isocentric C-arm (Siemens PowerMobil) has been modified in our laboratory to include a large area flat-panel detector… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Photopolymerizations are widely used in medicine to create polymer networks for use in applications such as bone restorations and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Minimally invasive surgery generates new user interfaces which create visual and haptic distortion when compared to traditional… (More)
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