By David Mittleman

Robotic Surgery No Better for Bladder Cancer

As someone who has undergone robotic surgery, I can say that I thought it was a great option for me. However, recent studies are showing that there really is no different in outcomes between robotic and traditional surgery. Although some proponents of robotic surgery say that it is better for patients because of improved precision, a recent study conducted with bladder cancer patients undergoing robotic versus traditional surgery showed no difference in rates of post-op complications or length of hospital stay.

Robotic Surgery Booms in Popularity But Comes With a Cost

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