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Supporting technology in the operating theatre

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Robot-assisted operations are no longer a novelty. However, it will still take some time before widespread use is possible: because medical robotics still has some hurdles on both the technical and the human side. In our current interview, Dr André T. Nemat assesses what the future of medical robotics looks like.

Enjoy reading and stay healthy!

Kyra Molinari
Editorial team

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Interview: Applications of robotic surgery
Topic of the month: Innovations in the corona pandemic
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Exploring possible applications of robotic surgery


Image: a doctor and a roboter in the opearting theater; Copyright: PantherMedia/ekkasit919
Robotics has been gaining importance in many areas of life for years, not least in medicine. Robots are already being used in the operating room today, but they do not always play the leading role – a circumstance that will certainly change in the long term.
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Exploring possible applications of robotic surgery
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Necessity is the mother of invention – innovations in the corona pandemic

Topic of the month

Image: a hand cleaning a surface; Copyright: PantherMedia/antonmatyukha
Keeping your distance, washing your hands, wearing a mask – such protective measures have been the order of the day since the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic began. But appropriate products or procedures are not suitable for everyone, are often unavailable or, despite everything, carry a residual risk. The need for new, better solutions is high. But necessity is the mother of invention.
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Necessity is the mother of invention – innovations in the corona pandemic
Hygiene and disinfection: innovations against Covid-19
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