Touch Surgery has announced that it has entered a strategic partnership with NIHR-funded Enteric Healthcare Technology Cooperative (HTC).

Touch Surgery partnering with Enteric will allow both organisations to work together on improving surgery and patient safety through mobile virtual reality technology. The partnership facilitates improved safety and effectiveness of bowel surgery, continence surgery, stoma procedures and electrical simulation for pain management. Touch Surgery will work with the clinical network of Enteric to develop surgical simulations for Colorectal Surgery. Enteric will facilitate independent research with its clinical network and will have access to Touch Surgery data on surgical process.