Video Technology for Minimally Invasive Surgery

  • T. Lange
  • G. Buess


Video technology has become an indispensable aid in endoscopic surgery since the video monitor and the endoscopic camera are the only visual interface between the surgical team and the inside of the body during surgery. The video monitor enables the team both to monitor the handling of surgical instruments and to observe anatomical and pathological structures. Improvements in asepsis, a less tiring working posture and excellent support for training are among the additional advantages video technique has brought to endoscopic surgery.


Automatic Gain Control Video Technology Picture Quality Composite Signal Camera Head 
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  • T. Lange
  • G. Buess

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