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How does the davinci robot do cardiac bypass?

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Dr. Irv Loh
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: It doesn't

Robotic surgery is just a tool that allows the surgeon, who is controlling the device, to work in smaller spaces with less tissue trauma, shortening recovery and hopefully producing less discomfort.

In brief: It doesn't

Robotic surgery is just a tool that allows the surgeon, who is controlling the device, to work in smaller spaces with less tissue trauma, shortening recovery and hopefully producing less discomfort.
Dr. Irv Loh
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Dr. Gary Roach
The system has not yet been proven to be of value in this setting although many surgeons utilizing this technique would agree with these potential advantages.
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