During open surgery, there is a need for an inexpensive and non-intrusive way to video record the area within and around the surgical site.
During open abdominal and thoracic surgeries, there is a need for a way to illuminate deep in the chest cavity without sacrificing the comfort or maneuverability of the surgeon.
During prostate resection, there is a need to quickly remove the fragments of cut tissue so that they don’t continuously circulate in the water and obstruct the surgeon’s view.
During VATS, there is a need to reduce the visual obstruction of the surgical site caused by holding instruments in the line of sight.
During laparoscopic procedures, there is a need for the surgeon to more easily distinguish between the location of the tools and the internal tissue in order to increase his awareness of the tool’s position.
During gastroscopies, there is a need to improve the camera’s image output in order to provide better control of the instruments.
There is a need for a more reliable method to detect polyps and tumors in the small intestine in order to minimize the risk of leaving polyps and tumors undetected.
During laparoscopic procedures, there is a need to improve depth perception of the view in order to increase the movement accuracy of laparoscopic instruments.
During laparoscopic procedures, there is a need to prevent blood from accumulating in the trocar in order to reduce obstruction of the camera’s view, thereby reducing total procedure time.