Virtual surgery system

  • US 5,882,206 A
  • Filed: 03/29/1995
  • Issued: 03/16/1999
  • Est. Priority Date: 03/29/1995
  • Status: Expired due to Term
First Claim
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1. A virtual surgery system, comprising;

  • a virtual mouse;

    a tube;

    a virtual orifice;

    a box device;

    wherein said tube is connected to said virtual mouse at a first end and extends through said virtual orifice and into said box device at a second end; and

    a computer for simulating a surgical procedure having memory for storing image data corresponding to a portion of an anatomy, wherein said computer directly receives feedback from each of said virtual mouse, said tube, said virtual orifice and said box device and wherein said computer directly transmits forced feedback to each of said virtual mouse, said tube, said virtual orifice and said box device.

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