Robot Surgery Risk Needs Disclosure a...

Robot Surgery Risk Needs Disclosure as Injuries Rise

There are 1 comment on the bloomberg.com story from Mar 20, 2013, titled Robot Surgery Risk Needs Disclosure as Injuries Rise. In it, bloomberg.com reports that:

A rising number of injuries linked to robot surgery has been reported to Massachusetts health officials, spurring the state to call for better oversight on training and more disclosure to patients on potential risks.

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Alex Chymes

Los Angeles, CA

#1 Mar 24, 2013
The hype of robotic surgery can be quite misleading. The safety of a patient may be overlooked because of the surgical system's high promises. Adverse events have been reported with the use of the surgical device. You also can read about the controversy of the da vinci surgical robot @ http://www.rotlaw.com/da-vinci-surgical-syste... .

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