New York hospital offers radiation-free neurosurgery system — 3 things to know

Written by Alan Condon | August 09, 2019 | Print  |

Rochester, N.Y.-based Unity Hospital is offering the 7D Surgical System for neurosurgery procedures.

Three things to know:

1. The 7D system is a machine-vision image guided surgery device that eliminates intraoperative radiation exposure.

2. It aims to make neurosurgery more cost-effective by reducing OR time.

3. The device enables neurosurgeons to guide tools using cameras linked to a computer that provides real-time 3D images.

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