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Grace Hospital gets new Surgical Robot

Grace Hospital’s latest acquisition, a multi-million dollar surgical robot, is lifting the hospital’s keyhole surgery to a new level. Hospital staff and surgeons have been keenly anticipating the arrival of the da Vinci Si robot, increasing the range of surgical … Continue reading

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Robot Assisted Radical Prostatectomy may reduce incontinence risk

A new study undertaken in Turin, Italy has shown that robot assisted radical prostatectomy provides better results where continence and potency are concerned. Francesco Porpiglia, MD, of San Luigi Gonzaga Hospital-Orbassano, University of Turin and his colleagues studied 120 patients … Continue reading

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New research shows better survival rates with robotic surgery

Dr. David B. Samadi, leading robotic surgeon, discusses a comparison of patient survival rates for robotic prostate removal surgery and prostate cancer radiation. Better Survival Rates With Robotic Prostate Surgery (via PR Newswire) NEW YORK, July 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ —┬áIn … Continue reading

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