CRMC looking to upgrade da Vinci robot

CRMC looking to upgrade da Vinci robot

There are 1 comment on the Herald-Citizen story from Jun 26, 2013, titled CRMC looking to upgrade da Vinci robot. In it, Herald-Citizen reports that:

The da Vinci robot at Cookeville Regional Medical Center has had a number of problems during the past year, causing delays with a few surgeries.

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Cris

Perth Amboy, NJ

#1 Jul 5, 2013
An upgrade is indeed needed for these surgical system. I think the problems will continue if the machine is not upgraded. I have also read some of the articles about the da Vinci online and at http://www.davincilawsuit.us which made me think twice of going through a surgical procedure using the machine. It still needs more trials and test runs before experts say that it is safe.

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