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The invention comprises an integrated skin-mountable multifunction device for use with a computer assisted or image guided surgical system and methods of using the same, wherein the multifunction device includes a patient mountable portion that has at least one position indicating element and at least one imageable pattern whose geometry is known in a coordinate system of the at least one position indicating element, wherein the imageable pattern is visible on an imaging modality. The multifunction device may also include a monitoring device capable of measuring a physiological parameter of a patient for use in gating image or position signals or for other purposes.

Title
Integrated skin-mounted multifunction device for use in image-guided surgery
Application Number
11/271899
Publication Number
7751868 (B2)
Application Date
November 14, 2005
Publication Date
July 6, 2010
Inventor
Neil David Glossop
Toronto
CA
Assignee
Philips Electronics
CA
IPC
A61B 6/00
A61B 5/05
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