By lzpro on July 15th, 2013
Robotic Surgery: Growing Sales, but Growing Concerns – Article from CNBC
Dr. Francios Bladeau speaks with Herb Greenberg of CNBC regarding the da Vinci Robot:
“The robot has a place in surgery,” said Dr. Francois Blaudeau, a practicing Alabama gynecologist who also is lead plaintiffs attorney focused on da Vinci-related injuries. Blaudeau, who has been trained on the da Vinci, also cautions that “it is a sophisticated piece of equipment that has its own set of issues.” One, he said, is that it can inadvertently cause serious injury.