Emerging Technologies in Medicine By: Phillip Leicester - 981821 Sharon Lavery - 2810541 Nathan Hobson - 2659113 Sundarraj...
Disclaimer... Please be aware that this presentation contains videos that illustrate graphical surgical procedures, if at ...
Introduction <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Introduce emerging technologies </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>     Ro...
Robotic Surgery - Advantages <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Enhancse the skills of the surgeons </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><l...
Improving the Medical Industry <ul><ul><li>Full Medical staff are still required </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><u...
Assisting Medical Staff <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Focues on precision </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li...
Assisting Patients <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Less invasive surgery </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Fa...
Australia - At the fore-front of Robotic Surgery <ul><ul><li>American trained Australian Surgeons are on the front-line wi...
Telemedicine - Advantages <ul><ul><li>Deliver medical services over distance </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><l...
Improving the Medical Industry <ul><ul><li>Enhances Global reach </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Consultati...
Assisting  of  Medical Staff <ul><ul><li>Centralises Specialists </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Support primary care clinician...
And Assisting Patients <ul><ul><li>Eliminates unnecessary travel </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Specialist...
Australia - Uses <ul><ul><li>As with Robotic Surgery, Australia is also on the front-line with the technology of Telemedic...
Demonstration/Incorporation of these  Technologies   da Vinci Surgery - Robotic-Assisted  http://www.davincisurgery.com/su...
Demonstration/Incorporation of these Technologies Surgeon Experiences http:// www.davincisurgery.com/surgery/surgeon_persp...
Demonstration/Incorporation of these Technologies   How to use telemedicine                       It's benefits and potent...
Conclusion <ul><ul><li>Robotic surgery </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Technology evolving over time </li></ul></ul></ul><u...
Conclusion cont…  <ul><ul><li>Telemedicine </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Wide spread population </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><...
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  1. 1. Emerging Technologies in Medicine By: Phillip Leicester - 981821 Sharon Lavery - 2810541 Nathan Hobson - 2659113 Sundarraj Arun Babu - 2554312
  2. 2. Disclaimer... Please be aware that this presentation contains videos that illustrate graphical surgical procedures, if at any time you wish to leave the room please raise your hand.
  3. 3. Introduction <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Introduce emerging technologies </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>     Robotic Surgery </li></ul></ul><ul><li>    </li></ul><ul><ul><li>     Telemedicine </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  4. 4. Robotic Surgery - Advantages <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Enhancse the skills of the surgeons </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Higher success rates </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Shortens recovery time </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Minimises human error </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Streamlining of Surgical procedures </li></ul></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Improving the Medical Industry <ul><ul><li>Full Medical staff are still required </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Eliminate malpractice suites </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Fail-safe Application </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Used in: </li></ul></ul><ul><li>     </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Urology </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Cardiology </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Gynaecology </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>General Surgical procedures </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  6. 6. Assisting Medical Staff <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Focues on precision </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Reduces fatigue of the surgeon </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Eliminates hand tremor interference </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>3D camera gives the surgeon a better view of the area: </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>         there-for better decision making techniques </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  7. 7. Assisting Patients <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Less invasive surgery </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Faster recovery time </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Smaller incisions mean less blood loss </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Less pain </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Considerably cheaper than regular surgery </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  8. 8. Australia - At the fore-front of Robotic Surgery <ul><ul><li>American trained Australian Surgeons are on the front-line with this technology </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Australian Doctors are world-class </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>This technology will only get better </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  9. 9. Telemedicine - Advantages <ul><ul><li>Deliver medical services over distance </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Telecommunications is cheaper as medical costs rise </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Uses Web Conferencing </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Medical staff can share knowledge </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Remote patients are more likely to get appropriate care   </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Improves life quality for terminally ill patients </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Improving the Medical Industry <ul><ul><li>Enhances Global reach </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Consultations with specialists without being in the same room </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>People in remote areas more likely to use this, rather than travel </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Higher diagnostic success rates </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Assisting of Medical Staff <ul><ul><li>Centralises Specialists </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Support primary care clinicians  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assists in high density areas of care where doctors are in shortage </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Knowledge readily available </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Medical staff are able to reach out to more patients </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. And Assisting Patients <ul><ul><li>Eliminates unnecessary travel </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Specialist advice readily available allowing for more appropriate diagnosis </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Less costly </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Less invasive </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Increases quality of life for terminally ill patients </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Australia - Uses <ul><ul><li>As with Robotic Surgery, Australia is also on the front-line with the technology of Telemedicine </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Australia is a vast country, so its uses are clearly defined </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>More funding is needed, as initial outlay is expensive </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Cost-effectiveness has been positive </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Medicare need to way up the benefits </li></ul></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  14. 14. Demonstration/Incorporation of these  Technologies   da Vinci Surgery - Robotic-Assisted http://www.davincisurgery.com/surgery/index.aspx     Video of robotic surgical prodecure and its benefits as a medical instrument for surgeons. 
  15. 15. Demonstration/Incorporation of these Technologies Surgeon Experiences http:// www.davincisurgery.com/surgery/surgeon_perspectives.aspx     Video outlining a surgeon's view of the results provided by robotic surgery.   
  16. 16. Demonstration/Incorporation of these Technologies   How to use telemedicine                     It's benefits and potential to the medical industry 
  17. 17. Conclusion <ul><ul><li>Robotic surgery </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Technology evolving over time </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Replaced with futuristic techniques </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Success rate </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Interfacing with patients </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Complex surgery completed quicker </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Increase life expectancy </li></ul></ul></ul>
  18. 18. Conclusion cont… <ul><ul><li>Telemedicine </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Wide spread population </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Workshops are being held </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Lack of funding </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Australia on the for-front </li></ul></ul></ul>
  19. 19. Thank-you Are there any questions??

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