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Medicine: Heart Bypass Surgery #891586

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Apr 26, 2008
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(Studio: Jim Avila) Report introduced.

(Baltimore: Ned Potter) The use of robotic arms {the da Vinci} in heart bypass surgery featured; scenes shown from an operating room at the University of Maryland medical center; statistics cited. [Boston Medical Center chief of cardia surgery Dr. Robert POSTON†- explains the surgery.] [Heart patient Roger SUTTER‡- praises the operation.] [University of Maryland medical center cardiac surgeon Dr. Bartley GRIFFITH†- praises the recovery time from robotic surgery.]

Reporter(s):
Avila, Jim;
Potter, Ned
Duration:
00:02:50

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