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IIT Madras researchers develop robot for less painful, more affordable spine surgeries

Chennai | India

Researchers at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) have developed a 'Spine Surgery Robot', an image guided robotic system for minimally invasive and open spine surgeries that are less painful and more affordable. The project funded by HRD Ministry, is India's first robotic system for spinal surgery - making such procedures right-first-time across skill level of surgeons and affordable to patients, the researchers at IIT Madras claim.

Economic Times | Last Updated : 27-Aug-19

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