3A1-C04 CT-IVR用ファントムの製作と評価(医療ロボティクス・メカトロニクス(1))  [in Japanese] 3A1-C04 Development and Evaluation of Phantom for CT-IVR(Medical Robotics and Mechatronics (1))  [in Japanese]

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There is a surgical method called Interventional Radiology (IVR) as one of lung cancer treatments. It has a problem that doctors are exposed to radiation because IVR is conducted in CT equipment. In order to avoid the problem, a robotic IVR system that doctors conduct the operation with a robot is developed. An operation test is necessary to develop the robotic IVR system, however, an experiment with real patients is rejected based on ethic regulation. Therefore, we use a phantom in experiments instead of patients. A phantom is a model of human used for evaluation and adjustment of medical imaging equipments such as CT and MRI. However, ready-made phantoms can not be punctured, because they are only aimed for radiography and their surface are hard. Therefore a phantom for CT-IVR which can be punctured is developed.

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  • The Proceedings of JSME annual Conference on Robotics and Mechatronics (Robomec)

    The Proceedings of JSME annual Conference on Robotics and Mechatronics (Robomec) 2014(0), _3A1-C04_1-_3A1-C04_4, 2014

    The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers

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