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Advanced Image-Guided Surgery Technology From BrainLAB Now Available in New York State
Date:10/14/2009

WESTCHESTER, Ill., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- BrainLAB, a manufacturer of software-driven systems for targeted, less-invasive medical treatments, announced today that patients in New York State and surrounding region now have access to treatment with the technologically advanced VectorVision® flex. VectorVision flex is a powerful image-guided surgery (IGS) system integrated with a high-resolution, interactive viewing platform and advanced navigation software that gives surgeons more precise, less-invasive access to brain tumors, vascular abnormalities and other intra-cranial targets.

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Physicians at NYU Langone Medical Center are the first in New York State to treat patients with VectorVision flex. "We are proud to have NYU Langone Medical Center as a premier center offering VectorVision flex in New York State. We look forward to the advancements in patient care that the technology brings as part of their larger commitment to excellence in healthcare," stated Sean Clark, President, BrainLAB Inc.

VectorVision flex enables neurosurgeons to visualize and track instrument positioning, relative to pre-operative diagnostic images, and view critical functional areas and pathways within the brain making surgery more precise and safer for the patient. VectorVision flex displays real-time, 3D images of the patient's pre-operative MR or CT scan and is equipped with two infrared cameras that track the patient's positioning on the operating table.

VectorVision flex is also equipped with Digital Lightbox©, an interactive multi-touch viewing platform. Digital Lightbox reinvents the lightbox for the computer age and brings static images to life for faster and more effective physician access to multiple sources of digita
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