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Robot-Guided Brain Surgery Performed at German Hospital

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Seeing robots as a tool, not a doctor replacement
Beth Stackpole   7/18/2012 9:00:40 AM
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This is a great accomplishment and will likely pave the way for all kinds of robot-guided surgeries, all of which, when perfected, can help minimize invasive procedures and improve patient recovery and care. The key challenge will be getting patients to understand that the robot isn't actually performing the surgery--it's just another tool in the surgeon's medical bag.

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