Journal article

Preclinical evaluation of a new robot-assisted surgical system for use in gynecology minimal access surgery

Marcus Carey, Anish Bali, Ivilina Pandeva, Ashish Pradhan, Mark Slack

GYNECOLOGICAL SURGERY | SPRINGER | Published : 2020

Abstract

AbstractRobot-assisted laparoscopy has been developed to overcome some of the important limitations of conventional laparoscopy. In particular, the provision of stable magnified three-dimensional vision, tremor filtering, motion scaling, and articulated instruments with robot-assisted surgery has the potential to enable more surgeons to perform more complex surgery compared with conventional laparoscopy. The aim of this study was to evaluate the utility of a new robot-assisted surgical system (Versius, CMR Surgical, Cambridge, UK) for gynecologic procedures in a preclinical setting. Cadaveric sessions were conducted to evaluate the ability of the system to complete all surgical steps require..

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Funding Acknowledgements

This study was sponsored by CMR Surgical. This article was based on the original studies TR-0732, TR-0883, TR-0913, and TR-1351 sponsored by CMR Surgical. Support for third-party writing assistance for this article was funded by CMR Surgical in accordance with Good Publication Practice (GPP3) guidelines (http://www.ismpp.org/gpp3).