History Of Surgical Robotics 4-6

2278 Words Nov 12th, 2014 10 Pages
Robotic Surgery
Elizabeth Giannone
11/10/14
CS 300T
Professor Johnson

Table of Contents
Abstract……………………………………………………………………………………………3
Introduction………………………………………………………………………………………..4
History of Surgical Robotics……………………………………………………………………4-6
Limited Negatives being outweighed by positives………………………………………………..6
Jain Technique…………………………………………………………………………………..6-7
What Da Vinci can do……………………………………………………………………………..7
Robotics in pediatric urology…………………………………………………………………...7-8
Looking to the future……………………………………………………………………………8-9
Conclusion………………………………………………………………………………………...9
References……………………………………………………………………………………10-11

Abstract
This paper explores the possibilities and innovations that make up the new field of surgical robotics. While there have been several advancements in technology for inside the operating room, non-so far have been so technologically advanced and useful as the Da Vinci surgical system. The Da Vinci is the only one of its kind on the market today, as in now being seen in more hospitals and surgery centers than ever before. Most surgeons are excited to be able to learn on such a new type of system, and with time and practice, also feel that the Da Vinci is extremely beneficial to their practicing of surgical medicine, for reasons that effect both the surgeon and the patient. Patient outcomes have been gradually increasing as the ways in which the Da Vinci system continues to be used.
Keywords: Da Vinci System, Surgical Robotics…
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