cybersurgery

Any surgical technique that allows a surgeon, using a telecommunication conduit connected to a robotic instrument, to operate on a remote patient; a surgical procedure in which the operative field is accessed and manipulated with a digital interface controlled at a distance with joy sticks

cybersurgery

Surgery A surgical procedure in which the operative field is accessed and manipulated with a digital interface controlled at a distance, usually with joy sticks. See DaVinci.
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The PS10 for tickets for the 6-8pm event (with drinks and nibbles included) will be donated to the Charlie Bear Appeal for Cybersurgery, for cancer treatment in the region.
9) Moreover, telesurgery and cybersurgery will be used interchangeably throughout this article, both referring to the same field of remote, robotic surgery.
Cybersurgery stems from telemedicine, a broader field of medicine with varying definitions across domestic jurisdictions.
However, the Jones' are fortunate because this local hospital recently opened a new cybersurgery wing which would allow John access to a surgeon in New York via remotely operated surgical device.
Medically under-served areas could offer their patients access to the most qualified specialists; third world countries could offer their citizens United States quality healthcare; dying members of the armed forces could be moments away from salvation via a mobile cybersurgery vehicle.
With the only two other machines available on the NHS based around London, the Charlie Bear Cybersurgery Appeal is hugely important for the North East.
Yesterday's event was supporting the charity's efforts to raise pounds 3m to buy specialised equipment for the delivery of cybersurgery, technology which is available in London but not the North East.
The charity, based at the Freeman Hospital in Newcastle, is working towards raising pounds 3 million for a specialised piece of equipment for the delivery of cybersurgery.
The cash raised will be split between the trust fund and the Charlie Bear Cybersurgery Appeal.
If you would like to be involved in raising funds for the Charlie Bear Cybersurgery Appeal, contact Angie Taylor, Charlie Bear Fundraiser on 0191 213 8615 who will be pleased to advise.
They present a view, albeit somewhat idealized, of the role cybersurgery could play in reducing some of the disparities in global, as well as national medical care while advancing medical technology to a point previously unimaginable.
The cash raised will be split between the trust fund and the Charlie Bear Cybersurgery Appeal, a charity run by the Newcastle Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.