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    WBAMC first in DoD to use robot for surgery [Image 7 of 10]

    WBAMC first in DoD to use robot for surgery

    EL PASO, TX, UNITED STATES

    05.02.2016

    Photo by Marcy Sanchez  

    William Beaumont Army Medical Center

    A surgeon's view through a 3D imaging system displays articulating instrument during a surgery using the latest state-of-the-art robotic surgical system at William Beaumont Army Medical Center, May 2. William Beaumont Army Medical Center performed the first robotic surgery in the Department of Defense using the surgical system. The surgeon-manipulated system allows for surgeons to operate with articulating instruments which bend and rotate far greater than the human wrist through an incision smaller than a centimeter.

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    Date Taken: 05.02.2016
    Date Posted: 05.04.2016 18:29
    Photo ID: 2569270
    VIRIN: 160502-A-EK666-471
    Resolution: 2908x2077
    Size: 2.19 MB
    Location: EL PASO, TX, US 

    Web Views: 86
    Downloads: 3

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