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First robotic kidney transplant performed in Maharashtra

First robotic kidney transplant performed in Maharashtra

Sir H.N. Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre here performed the first robotic kidney transplant surgery on a man suffering from renal failure, a hospital spokesperson said on Tuesday. Leena, 55, the wife of patient C.N. Murlidharan, donated one of her kidneys to enable him to live a normal life. The 59-year-old, who was on dialysis [...]

August 4, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on First robotic kidney transplant performed in Maharashtra

Robotic surgical tools tough to keep clean

Robotic surgical tools tough to keep clean

Even with repeated cleanings, it’s virtually impossible to remove all contamination from robotic surgical instruments, a new study suggests. “One of the top priorities for hospitals is to treat patients safely and with minimal risk of infection,” said study author Yuhei Saito, an assistant professor at the University of Tokyo Hospital in Japan. “Our results [...]

November 2, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Robotic surgical tools tough to keep clean

U.S. and U.K. to study robotic troop re-supply

U.S. and U.K. to study robotic troop re-supply

The United Kingdom and the United States announced a program Thursday to speed up development of robotic and autonomous systems that can resupply troops in tough environments. The program, expected to last up to four years, seeks to mitigate “the last mile,” or the final stage of transporting supplies to troops in challenging environments, the [...]

July 17, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on U.S. and U.K. to study robotic troop re-supply