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RESEARCH ARTICLE

Role of OT Table Height on the Task Performance of Minimal Access Surgery

Citation Information : Role of OT Table Height on the Task Performance of Minimal Access Surgery. World J Lap Surg 2008; 1 (1):49-55.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10007-1047

Published Online: 00-04-2008

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2008; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Definitions

Elevation angle: It is an angle between the instrument and the body of the patient.

Manipulation angle: It is an angle between the two working instruments.

Azimuth angle: It is an angle between the one side of instrument and the telescope.

Coaxial alignment: The axis joining the eye of the surgeon, target of dissection and the center of monitor.


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