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Robotic surgery for the eye

Nature Biomedical Engineeringvolume 2pages627628 (2018) | Download Citation

The peeling of retinal membranes can be safely conducted with robotic assistance.

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  1. Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA

    • Peter L. Gehlbach
  2. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Whiting School of Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA

    • Peter L. Gehlbach


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