CAS ( Computer Assisted Surgery ) Course
IEEE EMBS student Branch chapter at Hashemite University has organize a CAS course .
This course was At 14 – 21 – 28 – Nov & 5 Dec 2015 For 28 Participants in Hashemite University . By . Eng : Hamza Abu Salamah
CAS ( Computer Assisted Surgery ) is A system Used in Surgeries that require great precision in performance due to sensitive organs & Tissues & place Like :
Brain , Spinal cord , Orthopedic , ENT surgeries .
This Type Of surgeries very danger & very Sensitive CAS system helps surgeon to increase Process accuracy CAS allow to the surgeon to make a Rehearsal process before make the surgery , Also give A live pictures for the patient ( MRI , CT Scan …) during the surgeries so the surgeon can know where the position of tools exactly & he can get Imaging for all steps of the surgery ..
The concept Of CAS That work on it is Like GPS ..
The course include :
- First & Second week : Software Of CAS .
- Third week : Field trip To the Hospital .
- Fourth week : general view & exam .
Also include a field trip to hospital To see The CAS In reality .
At the end of the course There was An Exam in the session .
EMBS was cover practical and theoretical sides in this course .