Brain Surgery Robot Uses MRI to Remove Hard to Reach Tumors
Posted November 17, 2012 1:16 PM
Brain surgery continues to make great strides in terms of safety and efficacy, but the delicacy involved requires a skill and precision that makes the practice a risky procedure. In the hopes of reducing some of that risk, a research group has developed a brain surgery robot.
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