Safety and accuracy comparison of robot-assisted and fluoroscopy-guided pedicle screw insertion

B. Schatlo, M. Kotowski, G. Molliqaj, K. Schaller & E. Tessitore
Objective: Recent years have been marked by efforts to improve pedicle-screw placement in spinal instrumentation. A robotic spine surgery system was developed to increase the accuracy of pedicle screw trajectories and a number of reports on the system are surfacing with a range of different opinions.[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]