Future surgery may use an automated, robotic drill -- MEDICA Trade Fair

Future surgery may use an automated, robotic drill

05/10/2017

Image: Neurosurgeons performing skull surgery; Copyright: panthermedia.net/Marco Herrndorf

During cranial surgeries, surgeons typically use hand drills to make intricate openings, adding hours to a procedure. A new, automated drill was developed to accelerate bone removal in a safe and efficient manner; ©panthermedia.net/ Marco Herrndorf