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

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

Abstract

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.

Keywords

Expense Neurol Cataract Kelly 

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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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