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Surgical Instruments

Known as: instruments operative, Instruments, Surgical, Instrument, Surgical 
Hand-held tools or implements used by health professionals for the performance of surgical tasks.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND The applications for rapid prototyping have expanded dramatically over the last 20 y. In recent years, additive… Expand
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Studies in cognitive psychology inform us that the recall of information and its application are best when it is taught and… Expand
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVES To describe novel robotic laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (R-LESS) instruments, and present the initial… Expand
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
This paper presents the design and fabrication of Single-Port lapaRoscopy bImaNual roboT (SPRINT), a novel teleoperated robotic… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
The introduction of electrostatic layer-by-layer (LbL) self-assembly has shown broad biomedical applications in thin film coating… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
  • W. Evans
  • BMJ : British Medical Journal
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 46284985
Social marketing applies commercial marketing strategies to promote public health. Social marketing is effective on a population… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
What is the weak-instruments (WI) problem and what causes it? Universal agreement does not exist on these questions. We define… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Abstract One of Pakistan's rare examples of consistent export success has been the Sialkot stainless steel surgical instrument… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
  • R. Berguer
  • Surgical Endoscopy
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 20478299
Abstract. Laparoscopic surgery provides patients with less painful surgery and a more rapid recovery, while requiring that… Expand
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Highly Cited
1959
Highly Cited
1959
The science of wound healing occupies a central role in surgical history and continues to represent a common theme for all… Expand
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