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.
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2017
Review
2017
In recent years, tremendous progress has been made in surgical practice for example with Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS). To… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Due to the need for accurate navigation in minimally invasive surgery, many methods have been introduced to the operating room… (More)
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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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2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVES To describe novel robotic laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (R-LESS) instruments, and present the initial… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Single port access (SPA) surgery is a rapidly evolving field as it combines some of the cosmetic advantage of the Natural Orifice… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Real-time 3D ultrasound can enable new image-guided surgical procedures, but high data rates prohibit the use of traditional… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Most image-guided surgery (IGS) systems track the positions of surgical instruments in the physical space occupied by the patient… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The United States Department of Defense developed the telepresence surgery concept to meet battlefield demands. The da Vinci… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Ð One of Pakistan's rare examples of consistent export success has been the Sialkot stainless steel surgical instrument cluster… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVE To study the numbers and circumstances of percutaneous injuries (eg, needle sticks, cuts) that occur during surgical… (More)
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