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Ergonomic Assessment of a Laparoscopic Stapler
The laparoscopic stapler is a surgical instrument that automatically creates visceral anastomosis. Although the laparoscopic stapler is widely used, objective ergonomic assessments...
Rie KASAI, Iwanori MIZUSHIMA, Tomokazu MUTO, Tomoko MATSUO, Yasuko TOMIZAWA, Sunao TAKEDA
Vol. 2 (2013) p. 11-16
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Development of an Expansion Wave Generator for Shock Wave Therapy
Shock waves have recently attracted attention for their effects on biological soft tissues, such as angiogenesis. When shock waves are reflected at some surfaces of biological tiss...
Ryo TACHIKAWA, Akira TSUKAMOTO, Keiichi NAKAGAWA, Tatsuhiko ARAFUNE, Hongen LIAO, Etsuko KOBAYASHI, Takashi USHIDA, Ichiro SAKUMA
Vol. 1 (2012) p. 68-73
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Development of a System for Evaluating Abutment Teeth
In dental treatment, dental computer-aided design (CAD) and computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) systems have been introduced to assist dental technicians in fabricating dental prost...
Takeshi MURAYAMA, Mana KAWAKAMI, Kozue MIYAMOTO, Toru EGUCHI, Mitsuhiro TAMAMOTO
Vol. 1 (2012) p. 23-26
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