haptic interface

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A user interface that allows a computer or robotics-driven device to interpret the sensation of touch. Haptic interfaces are used in surgical rehearsal systems to imitate the body’s reaction to touch, and incorporated into minimally invasive instruments to give surgeons a better 'feel' for the tissue without invasive access
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haptic interface

Robotics A user interface that allows a computer or robotics-driven device to interpret the sensation of touch; HIs are used in surgical rehearsal systems to imitate the body's reaction to touch, and incorporated into minimally invasive instruments to give surgeons a better “feel” for the tissue without invasive access
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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