Main healthcare supplier of the nation, Max Tremendous Speciality Hospital, Mohali, showcased India’s first robotic arm for joint substitute surgical procedure, final night.
The revolutionary know-how was unveiled at The Elite Arthroplasty Congress 2016 (EAC 2016) organised by Max Elite Institute of Orthopaedics and Joint Substitute, Max Tremendous Speciality Hospital, Mohali, from eighth – ninth October, 2016.
The introduction of robotic arm – assisted know-how marks a significant breakthrough in remedy for not simply specialists but additionally sufferers. Beforehand, sufferers underwent joint-replacement surgical procedures which concerned hospital keep over a interval of minimal 5-7 days. With superior robotics coming into the sector of orthopaedics, sufferers can now obtain remedy in a fashion just like day-care surgical procedures.
This has been made potential as a result of the robotic system is able to ‘multi compartmental knee substitute surgical procedure’, which primarily signifies that solely the broken a part of the knee is resurfaced. This obviates the necessity for a complete knee surgical procedure, which is a way more invasive process. The robotic additionally eliminates any potentialities of human error and ensures good alignment resulting in the longevity of the joint.
“Conventional joint-replacement surgical procedures meant blood loss, high-risk of an infection, chance of human errors, much less precision and an enormous quantity of discomfort and ache. Ninety % of my sufferers dread knee-replacement surgical procedures just because they dread the restrictions and discomfort post-surgery. Robotic-Arm Assisted Expertise fully eliminates this downside. It additionally eliminates the minutest probability of any ‘human error’ throughout surgical procedure. The know-how doesn’t require your complete joint to get replaced. Solely a small floor of the affected person’s joint might be surgically fastened promising unconstrained and high quality movement and simple flexion or means to bend one’s joint. Robotic-Arm Assisted System has been creating waves abroad within the subject of Orthopaedic Surgical procedures, for a few years now. We’re proud to display this know-how in India for the primary time.” stated Dr. Manuj Wadhwa, Director and Course Director, Max Elite Institute of Orthopaedics, Max Tremendous Speciality Hospital, Mohali.
He additional added, “Max Healthcare has all the time believed in bringing world-class know-how to its sufferers. With this know-how over 50,000 Robotic Arm Assisted Hip and Knee procedures have been carried out worldwide since 2006. Now, with Max Healthcare efficiently demonstrating this know-how for the primary time in India, our sufferers sooner or later could have entry to its many advantages.”
A minimum of 10 % of sufferers present process joint substitute surgical procedures in India, regardless of their success, expertise substantial purposeful impairment. Many want a revision surgical procedure in just a few years’ time. For instance, Complete knee arthroplasty (TKA) is a typical and profitable remedy for end-stage osteoarthritis (India is predicted to turn out to be the osteoarthritis capital of the world with over 1 lakh instances by 2025). There are greater than 600,000 main TKAs carried out yearly, with an annual progress charge of 10 %. The principle targets of TKA are aimed toward relieving ache, bettering the affected person’s high quality of life and restoring operate whereas optimizing implant longevity.
Nonetheless, a number of components together with surgical approach, polyethylene put on, loosening, preoperative co-morbidities and ache ranges, have been proven to be related to failure after TKA. Robotic-Arm Assisted Expertise will get rid of these components. It is going to scale back the revision charge to virtually lower than one %.
Surgical methods launched for the primary time within the nation, by Max Tremendous Speciality Hospital, Mohali, at MEAC 2016:
Robotic-Arm Assisted Expertise for Joint Substitute Surgical procedure
Journey II – A Robotic System of surgical procedure particularly designed for Unicompartmental Knee Substitute. Anatomically Pushed spherical – on – flat design and sturdiness due to No Steel Sensitivity make it an excellent selection for younger lively sufferers.
Professional Revision Knee System – The implant has been developed through the use of Vitamin E for the primary time in revision system. This additionally neutralizes the unfavorable results of free radicals. These elements will enhance longevity, which is a significant downside in Revision Knee Surgical procedure procedures.
Legion HK (Hinged Knee) system – It’s non-dislocating. Kinematic Guided Movement offers a pure vary of movement and the bone-sparing design not solely alleviates sufferers’ signs, but additionally restores an virtually pure knee operate.
Anthem: Complete Knee system
Accolade and MDM complete Hip Substitute System.
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