TEDTalks -Catherine Mohr: Surgery's past, present and robotic future
About this talk: Surgeon and inventor Catherine Mohr tours the history of surgery (and its pre-painkiller, pre-antiseptic past), then demos some of the newest tools for surgery through tiny incisions, performed using nimble robot hands. Fascinating -- but not for the squeamish.
Time 18:55 minutes; Filmed February 2009; Posted on TED: June 2009
About Catherine Mohr:Catherine Mohr works on surgical robots and robotic surgical procedures, using robots to make surgery safer -- and to go places where human wrists and eyes simply can't.
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