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A device for transmitting hand and finger movements to a remote robotic device in order to manipulate objects that are too dangerous, heavy, small, far away, or otherwise difficult to handle directly.
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It is in effect a computer-refined telemanipulator with hyper-flexible end-effectors and a high definition three-dimensional imaging system accessed at an ergonomic console.
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California Pacific Medical Center recently acquired the da Vinci(TM) Telemanipulator to complement Dr.
Contract notice: Supply of Surgical telemanipulator
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