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What are the latest advancements in telemedicine?

Tue, 18th Sep 2012

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Matias Tuler asked:

What are the latest advancements in telemedicine?

Answer

Alan -   The Da Vinci robot is already quite well-known.  So if for instance, you have a prostate operation, thatís likely to be using a teleoperated robot to do the internal surgery, and itís a field thatís moving very fast indeed.

 

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