X-ray Approach To Track Surgical Devices And Minimize Radiation Exposure Devised By Researchers

April 17, 2013 | Red Orbit

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.