September 20, 2010

First surgery with the ROSA® in North America

 Medtech reports on the first surgical procedure in North America with ROSA® at the Cleveland Clinic, Ohio (USA). 

Dr. Jorge Gonzalez-Martinez performed a stereotactic biopsy followed a tumor resection with the assistance of the robot. ROSA® was used for pre-operative surgical planning, intra-operative positioning of the biopsy needle and finally navigation of the lesion during the resection procedure.