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Embedded System of a Surgical Hernia Tacker


Efficient software and miniature hardware designs

Key Features and Benefits

    • Powered surgical device handle incl. drive system, battery electronics and software
    • Controlled deployment of tacks to fix a hernia mesh
    • Motion control and supervision
    • EtO sterilizable

Performance Notes

  • Software and hardware for MIS surgery
  • Reliable and efficient software design
  • Compact hardware design


  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Stapler for bioabsorbable tacks of a Hernia mesh


  • Motor control electronics designed, and device firmware developed according to customer and medical device requirements
  • Smart features added for traceability and improved surgery (e.g. stop tack deployment in critical case), no patient data involved
  • Created a PC application for development debugging and system optimization