Robotic Surgery Update: Intuitive Surgical Issues Urgent Medical Device Warning Notification


(PRWEB) May 14, 2013

On May 8, 2013, Intuitive Surgical issued a Notification to hospitals warning of potential problems with the daVinci Robotic Surgical System. Details of the release can be found in a May 10 CNBC article Intuitive Surgical Flags Potential Issue With Robot. The urgent release states that micro cracks can develop on the shears used to perform the surgery, which pose a potential burn risk to patients.

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