Robots in operating rooms: Technology supports rapid return to duty
Photo Credit: John R. Chew, Medical Photograhper, WRNMMCBethesda
Physicians assisting bedside in an operating room watch monitors as surgeons seated several feet away at a computerized console control perform an operation at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, in Bethesda, Md. The "arms" of the robot can cut, dissect, grasp and suture.
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