A new generation of flexible endoscope and instrumentation for advanced endoscopy and NOTES (2009 update)
Epublication WebSurg.com, Dec 2009;09(12). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03enswanstrom008
Current flexible scopes and instruments are extremely limited when used in natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) and advanced endoscopic procedures. In this lecture, Dr. Lee Swanström shows the evolution of endoscopic and laparoscopic devices and the possible applications of robotics.