- A technical description of a novel pharmacological anesthesia robotMohamad Wehbe
Department of Experimental Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
J Clin Monit Comput 28:27-34. 2014..The system was found to be clinically useful by providing good precision in drug administration and reliable results for the duration of a general anesthesia...
- Relaxofon: a neuromuscular blockade monitor for patients under general anesthesiaMohamad Wehbe
Division of Experimental Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2012:150-3. 2012..Automatic Train-of-Four ratio calculations using this system showed very good agreement with manual calculations. Results from this work may ultimately lead to integration of NMB monitoring to an automated closed-loop anesthesia system...
- Technical communication: First robotic ultrasound-guided nerve blocks in humans using the Magellan systemThomas M Hemmerling
Department of Anaesthesiology, McGill University, Montreal General Hospital, 1650 Cedar Avenue Montreal, Canada
Anesth Analg 116:491-4. 2013..Ultrasound-guided nerve blocks are becoming a standard of modern anesthesia. We developed a robotic system, Magellan, to perform nerve blocks using a remote control center...
- The Kepler intubation systemThomas M Hemmerling
Department of Anaesthesiology, McGill University, Montreal General Hospital, 1650 Cedar Avenue Montreal, H3G 1A4, Quebec, Canada
Anesth Analg 114:590-4. 2012..We concluded that a robotic intubation system has been developed that can allow remote intubations within 40 to 60 seconds...