Latest robot-assisted surgery Stories

2014-06-05 23:10:34

The first robot-assisted surgery in Trumbull County was completed at St. Joseph Health Center April 13, 2012. Recently, surgeons at St.

2013-12-17 23:24:25

Northern Westchester Hospital Designated a Case Observation Center for Advanced Single-Incision Robotic Minimally Invasive Surgery Westchester County, NY (PRWEB)

2013-03-27 23:03:41

The New York Times has reported about the lawsuit of one woman whose husband sustained severe injuries after undergoing a routine prostatectomy with the da Vinci surgical robot; he suffered from

2012-06-06 23:04:06

Surgeons at Humility of Mary Health Partners' St.

2012-04-24 22:19:59

Robot-assisted surgery is now both more common and far more successful than radical "open" surgery to treat prostate cancer in the United States.

2010-02-21 10:45:51

A comparison of two types of minimally invasive surgery to repair kidney blockages that prevent urine from draining normally to the bladder found that robot-assisted surgery was faster and resulted in less blood loss and shorter hospital stays.

2009-12-23 09:19:16

When Craig Harrison found out he would be the first patient in North Texas to have robot-assisted lung-tumor surgery, an operation performed at UT Southwestern Medical Center, he wasn't nervous at all.

2009-09-03 10:00:00

SEATTLE, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- As one of the first medical centers in the Northwest to perform robot-assisted surgery, Swedish Medical Center is home to the fastest-growing and most experienced robot-assisted surgical program in the region.

2007-06-12 18:00:29

By Felice J. Freyer; Journal Medical Writer A costly new device at Miriam Hospital makes tricky surgery easier and may reduce side effects. * * * PROVIDENCE - In the operating room at Miriam Hospital, five people surround the patient, draped and unconscious on the table.

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