Researchers Devise X-Ray Approach to Track Surgical Devices, Minimize Radiation Exposure

April 17, 2013 | Science Daily
Science Daily

Researchers from North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) have developed a new tool to help surgeons use X-rays to track devices used in “minimally invasive” surgical procedures while also limiting the patient’s exposure to radiation from the X-rays.