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St. Luke's performs first live feed surgery and other company news

St. Luke's performs first live feed surgery and other company news

St. Luke's performs first live-feed surgery St. Luke's University Health Network's neurosurgeon Dr. Steven Falowski has partnered with Medtronic medical device company to promote faster and better product development within the field of neuromodulation for patients with pain and disability related to nerve disorders. In a first of its kind undertaking, live video feed taken while Dr. Falowski performs neurosurgical procedures to implant spinal cord stimulators, deep brain stimulators and pain pumps is sent through a specialty camera system to Minneapolis, Minn., where Medtronic engineers witness how their products are being used in live time. During the surgical...

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