Surgery

Autonomous Robot for Removing Superficial Traumatic Blood

Author(s): Baiquan Su, Yu Shi, Xintong Li, Yi Gong, Han Li, Zifeng Ren, Yijing Xia, He Wang, Yucheng Zhang, Wei Yao, Junchen Wang, Jie Tang
Autonomous Robot for Removing Superficial Traumatic Blood 150 150 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Objective: To remove blood from an incision and find the incision spot is a key task during surgery, or else over discharge of blood will endanger a patient’s life. However,…

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Registration Techniques for Clinical Applications of Three-Dimensional Augmented Reality Devices

Author(s): Christopher M. Andrews, Alexander B. Henry, Ignacio M. Soriano, Michael K. Southworth, Jonathan R. Silva
Registration Techniques for Clinical Applications of Three-Dimensional Augmented Reality Devices 150 150 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Many clinical procedures would benefit from direct and intuitive real-time visualization of anatomy, surgical plans, or other information crucial to the procedure. Three-dimensional augmented reality (3D-AR) is an emerging technology…

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Defining the Relationship Between Compressive Stress and Tissue Trauma During Laparoscopic Surgery Using Human Large Intestine

Defining the Relationship Between Compressive Stress and Tissue Trauma During Laparoscopic Surgery Using Human Large Intestine

Author(s): Amanda Farah Khan, Matthew Kenneth Macdonald, Catherine Streutker, Corwyn Rowsell, James Drake, Teodor Grantcharov
Defining the Relationship Between Compressive Stress and Tissue Trauma During Laparoscopic Surgery Using Human Large Intestine 190 500 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

      Excessive magnitudes of compressive stress exerted on gastrointestinal tissues can lead to pathological scar tissue or adhesion formation, bleeding, inflammation or even death from bowel perforation and sepsis. It…

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