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New Hope for Children with White Matter Disorders

Nine of 28 named authors of the study, published online May 9, 2016 in Annals of Neurology, are affiliated with Children’s National, including lead author Adeline Vanderver, MD, Director of the Myelin Disorders Program.

Supervised Autonomous In Vivo Robotic Surgery on Soft Tissues is Feasible and Outperforms Standard Surgery Techniques According to Study From Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at Children's National Health System

Surgeons and scientists from the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at Children's National are the first to demonstrate that supervised, autonomous robotic soft tissue surgery on a live subject (in vivo) in an open surgical setting is feasible and outperforms standard clinical techniques in a dynamic clinical environment.