FDA Evaluating Safety of High-Tech Robot Popular Among Surgeons | Fox News Latino

FDA Evaluating Safety of High-Tech Robot Popular Among Surgeons | Fox News Latino

The shining star in operating rooms is no hot shot Dr. McDreamy. It’s da Vinci — a million-dollar, multi-armed robot.

Employed in nearly 400,000 surgeries nationwide in 2012, use of the robot has tripled over the last four years.

But now the high-tech helper is under scrutiny over reports of problems, including five deaths.

To continue reading via FDA Evaluating Safety of High-Tech Robot Popular Among Surgeons | Fox News Latino.

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