Human hands vs robotic surgery

Dr Stephen Lyons 

Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, RANZCOG Federal Council member

Discussion as to whether Australia should follow suit is alive and well. A debate at the recent Australasian Gynaecological End-o-s-copy and Surgery Society’s (AGES) annual scientific meeting discussed “that robot-assisted laparoscopy will replace conventional laparoscopy”.

The affirmative team gleefully derided its opponent for attempting to deny the robot its rightful place as the future