2008 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show - Nanotech 2008 - 11th Annual

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Magnetic Levitation in Minimally Invasive Surgery

S. Bernstein
Hadasit Medical Research Services & Development Ltd., IL

Keywords:
magnetic, levitation, MIS, laparoscopy, robot, platform,

Abstract:
A small platform is inserted into abdominal cavity through a small incision. The platform is levitated in the abdominal space and controlled by a magnetic system outside the patient and can include a camera, light, wireless communication unit and wireless control of surgical instruments mounted on the levitated platform.


Nanotech 2008 Conference Program Abstract