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Robotic Hip Surgery and Current Development with the ROBODOC system

  • W. Bargar

Abstract

Why use a robot in joint replacement surgery? The answer is, it allows the surgeon to execute the preoperative plan, and to machine the bone interface to maximize contact.

Keywords

Minimally Invasive Surgery Preoperative Planning Surgical Robot Joint Replacement Surgery Minimally Invasive Surgery Technique 
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