The First Case. A photo documentary.

On May 12, 2008, neuroArm made history when the the robotic system operated on a human patient at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary. This landmark operation was the first time a robot was used to perform image-guided neurosurgery, removing a brain tumour from the 21-year-old patient.

To view a photo gallery of the NeuroArm first case, click here.

Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary
University of Calgary
Alberta Health Services
IMRIS/Deerfield Imaging Inc.
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Order of Canada, Office of the Governor General of Canada
Canada Foundation for Innovation
Western Economic Diversification Canada
Alberta Advanced Education and Technology
Alberta Innovates: Health Solutions
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