Robotic surgery at AGH offers patients with lung cancer new treatment

Mar 20, 2013 Full story:

Just a few months after launching a state-of-the-art robotic cardiac surgery program, Allegheny General Hospital announced that it has advanced its multidisciplinary robotic surgery capabilities even further to provide a new, less invasive treatment option for patients with early-stage lung cancer.

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Therese Bynes

San Jose, CA

#1 Mar 25, 2013
Come to think of it, Da Vinci is truly a state of the art device. If only these horrible possibilities of adverse events which I have read at could be prevented, it would have been great.Be it traditional or robotic, surgical procedures are risky. As for the alleged flaws of the machine, hopefully it can be corrected and improved.

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