minimally invasive


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minimally invasive

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minimal invasive

adj
(Surgery) (of surgery) involving as little incision into the body as possible, through the use of techniques such as keyhole surgery and laser treatment
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The US minimally invasive spinal fusion market was valued at nearly $345 million in 2006, according to new research from Millennium Research Group (MRG).
com/research/7028c2/european_markets_f) has announced the addition of the "European Markets for Minimally Invasive Spinal Devices 2011" report to their offering.
Hospitals Adoption of 3-D Vision for Use in Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures Further Establishes It As Leading Medical Center in Puerto Rico
a cardiothoracic surgeon at Banner Baywood Heart Hospital in Mesa, Arizona, completed the first closed-chest, robotic procedure using the AtriLaze[TM] Surgical Ablation System to treat atrial fibrillation in conjunction with a minimally invasive mitral valve repair.
Medical Informatics Engineering (MIE) is showcasing its Minimally Invasive EHR[TM] suite of products at the upcoming Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) annual conference in Las Vegas, October 22-25.
DASCOR is a catheter-based, minimally invasive nucleus replacement technology from Minnesota-based Disc Dynamics, Inc.
Second in a Series of Minimally Invasive Product Offerings
OTCBB: VKSY), a designer, manufacturer and marketer of 3-D vision systems for use in minimally invasive surgical (MIS) procedures, has expanded access of its 3Di Digital Vision System to surgeons and hospitals through an agreement with ForTec Medical Inc.
OTCBB: VKSY), a designer, manufacturer and marketer of high-performance laparoscopic vision systems for use in minimally invasive surgical (MIS) procedures, has expanded its international distribution network by adding three new strategic partners in Korea, The Netherlands and Ukraine.
NYSE:MDT) announces that it will present information on a variety of innovative, minimally invasive spinal implants and procedures during this year's meeting of the International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine (ISSLS).
The application seeks marketing clearance for the ATRILAZE Minimally Invasive System, a laser-based system specifically designed to enable access to and ablation of cardiac tissue for the potential treatment of atrial fibrillation (AF) in a closed-chest beating heart setting.

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