Indications for CAS (Computer Assisted Surgery) Systems as Navigation Aid in ENT-Surgery

  • L. Klimek
  • R. Mösges
  • M. Bartsch


Computer assisted surgery (CAS) is a new surgical technique. It incorporates computerized planning tools [8,9] and intraoperative navigation aids into classical open surgery, endoscopical surgery, microsurgery or stereotactic procedures. Its objective is to render surgery safer and less invasive.


Paranasal Sinus Fiducial Marker Computer Assisted Surgery Endonasal Surgery Image Workstation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Klimek
    • 1
  • R. Mösges
    • 1
  • M. Bartsch
    • 1
  1. 1.Klinik für Hals-Nasen-Ohrenheilkunde und Plastische Kopf- und HalschirurgieKlinikum der RWTH AachenAachenGermany

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