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Orthopedic Tool for Extracting a Long Stem Prosthesis
Background:Total shoulder replacements are the third most common orthopedic procedure in Canada, following hip and knee arthroplasty. Shoulder surgery provides an effective and durable solution to treat severe pain due to osteoarthritis, torn rotator cuffs, as well as fractures of the humeral head. In order to restore normal shoulder motion, the im...
Force space navigation for robotics
This system is designed to provide spatial movement tracking and robotic end-effector positioning guidance without a secondary tracking system.Background:Computerized surgical navigation is increasing. Currently, joint replacement and neurosurgery are experiencing rapid growth in the development and clinical use of such systems, which provide impro...
Training System for Ear Pathologies
Background:Otolaryngology is the study and treatment of disorders of the ear, nose, and throat (ENT).Otoscopy is the visual examination of the ear canal and eardrum using an instrument called an otoscope for the purpose of diagnosing disease. It is routinely performed by primary caregivers, audiologists and surgeons. At present, trainees are taught...
Touch Point Finger Pad Digitizer
BackgroundSignificant advancements have been made in non-clinical surgical training simulations - virtual reality, robotics and computer simulations have enabled a wide range of skills to be practiced and tested. However, there is still significant interest in finding ways to monitor learning progress and confirm proficiency.A surgical trainee has ...
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