Robot Surgery for Hysterectomy Doesn’t Give More Benefit  

Jill Tucker, RN says: “Robotic surgery is here to stay. But this recent cost-benefit study indicates that for some common operations, such as hysterectomies, conventional surgery without a robot provides the same patient results, at a much lower cost.” Robot Surgery for Hysterectomy Doesn’t Give More Benefit Bloomberg.com  February 19, 2013 

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The iRobot Doc: Roomba Maker Enters the ER

Jill Tucker, RN says: “This is a wonderful use of technology that gives a doctor the ability to assess and monitor a patient's condition remotely. But beyond the number crunching and data management, there is still valuable information that can only be gleaned from innate human contact. Contact that is the result of care and close observation provided by a nurse to a patient.” The iRobot Doc: Roomba Maker Enters the ER   Mashable.com  July 24, 2012

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