Medical Robot Performs Simulated Biopsy, Expands Possibilities of Medical Technology

There are 10 comments on the www.findingdulcinea.com story from Feb 12, 2009, titled Medical Robot Performs Simulated Biopsy, Expands Possibilities of Medical Technology. In it, www.findingdulcinea.com reports that:

Scientists have moved a step closer to creating robots that can conduct routine medical procedures on their own.

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buddy guy

United States

#1 Feb 12, 2009
OK This is very cool and promising. It's even better than sliced bread.
Janet

Portland, OR

#2 Feb 12, 2009
Um, I don't want a robot performing surgery on me. No thanks.
BettyB

Laramie, WY

#3 Feb 12, 2009
It's great that the use of robots in surgery can actually help shorten a person's recovery time.

“Apply directly until it hurts”

Since: May 07

San Jose, CA

#4 Feb 12, 2009
Whatever happened to the future predicted by the Jetsons cartoon series? As a child I thought science-type people would help create a world of comfort and leisure.
biglov

Seattle, WA

#5 Feb 13, 2009
i thought it was incredible that there was a robot capable of sweeping my floor. oh i am so naive.
Dean

New York, NY

#6 Feb 13, 2009
Exact results, free of the possible missteps and mistakes of a human hand? What's not to like?
questioner

New York, NY

#7 Feb 17, 2009
Dean wrote:
Exact results, free of the possible missteps and mistakes of a human hand? What's not to like?
what about the mistakes of a robot hand?
Regina

New York, NY

#8 Feb 24, 2009
Seriously. NO! I don't like a doctor's hands touching my body, but i like cold metal robot hands less. And how is a robot going to defend itself in court when there's a malpractice suit? eh?
dfsjkg

Waterford, WI

#9 Apr 19, 2012
any main facts on medical robots for 6th graders?
Billy Bob

Shelby, OH

#10 Dec 17, 2012
This answer was not very helpful. Not enough god damn information. Thanks byebye honey boo boo.

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