The robot-assisted surgery was previously associated with the name DaVinci® (Intuitive) worldwide. Since 2016, a second robotic system has been available with the Senhance® (Transenterix).
Gastric leaks following bariatric surgery are among the most feared postoperative complications. Although revisional surgery is a treatment option, it carries a higher m
Sleeve based procedures now encompass approximately 70% of all bariatric surgeries. Yet with the increasing prevalence of these procedures, a standardized technique has
We seek to eliminate the need for surgical mesh in ventral hernia repairs and to convert procedures from open surgery to a laparoscopic repair.
There are 350,000 ventral hernia repairs in
Fully insertable laparoscopic cameras, compared to conventional trocar-based laparoscopes, feature more locomotive flexibility in a larger workspace and t
Develop tissue engineered materials that are friendly to the intracorporeal environment. Develop new additive manufacturing-based (also termed 3
A major drawback of minimally invasive left-sided (LS) colorectal resection is the need for an abdominal wall incision to remove the specimen and perform portions of the
The United States Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first new brand of a compatible laparoscopic staplers under the 510(k) process as a substantially
Adverse events occur commonly in the operating room (OR) and may result in significant patient morbidity and mortality. Intraoperative events often result from system factors, a term describing the
The aim of our work is to develop an unsupervised approach for tool detection in endoscopic video data. There is an abundance of medical imaging data available, but