Keyword: Intuitive Surgical
Some hospitals are trying a curious new tactic to attract patients: free hernia screenings.
Robotic surgery giant Intuitive Surgical has received an FDA clearance for its minimally invasive lung cancer biopsy system.
A study of 100 physicians who received payments from device makers declared their conflict of interest in journal articles only 37% of the time.
The FDA approved Intuitive Surgical’s fully wristed 60mm stapler, an industry first for the robotic surgery giant.
The multipart agreement includes a $15 million investment, technology development collaboration and a licensing deal.
The series B equips CMR to start promoting portable, modular Versius devices intended to make robotic surgery routine.
The nod clears the Intuitive Surgical founder’s latest venture to sell the device for use in bronchoscopic procedures in lung cancer patients.
With a rare new entrant, the minimally invasive robotic surgery arena may be ripe for a shake-up in 2018.
Intuitive Surgical is dipping a toe into diagnostics—a new study showed its flexible robotics platform was used safely to take lung tissue samples.
The green light marks the arrival of a rare new entrant to the field of abdominal surgery robotics.