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Heart Surgery Trends Changing
As with many medical procedures, new technologies and developments often influence what type of surgical procedure a patient receives. Whereas at one time a diseased gallbladder would require a large incision, most patients today leave the operating room barely able to see where they were cut. And over the past couple of years, gynecological and urological procedures have dramatically been revolutionized with robotic surgery.