Fighting Colorectal Cancer with 3D Fiber Optic Shape Sensing
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Fighting Colorectal Cancer with 3D Fiber Optic Shape Sensing

Colorectal cancer is the second largest “cancer killer” in the U.S. with more than 100,000 deaths each year. This is despite the 15 million colonoscopies performed annually throughout the country. The procedure is performed to early detect and treat colorectal cancer. Unfortunately, over 20 million adults who fall into the at-risk category fail to get…

Advancing Structural Heart Procedures Utilizing 3D Shape Sensing Technology
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Advancing Structural Heart Procedures Utilizing 3D Shape Sensing Technology

Imagine a tool that allows physicians to access in-depth knowledge of a patient’s individualized biological template when planning and executing a minimally invasive operation.  The Shape Sensing Company’s technology lessens the procedural time of endovascular aortic repairs (EVAR) and other complex structural heart procedures such as transcatheter mitral valve replacement and repair (TMVR) and transcatheter…

Why the Future of Interventional Pulmonology Lies With Shape Sensing Technology
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Why the Future of Interventional Pulmonology Lies With Shape Sensing Technology

The body’s respiratory and airway systems are incredibly important to overall health. Interventional pulmonology is the facet of modern medicine tasked with detecting, diagnosing, and treating illnesses and diseases in this area. Because the respiratory system is so essential (and relatively delicate), interventional pulmonology is a key part of the medical device industry, despite its…

Insightful Interview With Dr. Allen – The Dangers Of Fluoroscopy
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Insightful Interview With Dr. Allen – The Dangers Of Fluoroscopy

As a part of the medical device community, our team is incredibly excited about some of the advancements currently being made in our field. Though we are a large part of many of these advancements, learning more about progress is a priority for us. No matter how intricate and precise our product becomes, we know…