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The Adoption of Robotic Surgery

An interesting look at the rapid adoption and exponential use of robotic surgery for common surgical procedures. However does all this technology and precision actually lead to improved patient outcomes.. and what are the implications for surgical trainees?

Sheetz KH, Claflin J, Dimick JB. Trends in the Adoption of Robotic Surgery for Common Surgical Procedures. JAMA Netw Open. 2020;3(1):e1918911. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.18911

 

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26/02/2020

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