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surgical robot

A device that improves surgical outcomes by reducing or eliminating most of the disadvantages of traditional (manual) surgery. The surgeon is seated near the patient and controls the device, which contains high-resolution cameras and micro-surgical instruments; the robot scales, filters and translates the surgeon’s gestures into precise movement in the operative field, resulting in improved outcomes, faster recuperation and fewer complications.

surgical robot

Surgery A device used to perform some surgical procedures Pros Smaller incisions, ↓ pain, correction of surgeon error and tremors, ↓ infections and other post-surgical complications, faster recovery, better outcomes Cons High–±$1,000,000 price, approved for only a few procedures. See DaVinci, Robotic surgery.
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