Rise of the Medical Machines

machine-surgery

source: this website

Pier Cristoforo Giulianotti (University of Illinois – Department of Surgery) cannot foresee a time when robots replace surgeons, but he has no doubts over the importance of robotics: robot surgery is the future of medicine.

After some historical hints, a brief presentation of “five of the coolest robots in medicine” is proposed: Da Vinci System, Cyberknife, Neuroarm, Rp-Vita and Paro.

Click on the image on the right, here, to be redirected to the official webpage and read the whole story 🙂

                                              Perspective of a patient

…is there a future… for human doctors? maybe in science fiction…

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