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University of Leeds scientists develop robot-assisted, semi-autonomous colonoscopy

On Nov 2, 2020
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“What we have developed is a system that is easier for doctors or nurses to operate and is less painful for patients,” - Pietro Valdastri, Professor at @UniversityLeeds. Read how scientists have developed a #robot-assisted, semi-autonomous #colonoscopy >> https://t.co/W5vCg6lJXX https://t.co/jNNn4UGOQV
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Researchers at the University of Leeds found that probes guided by robot arms and magnets could make colonoscopies easer and more accessible.

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On Nov 2, 2020
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“What we have developed is a system that is easier for doctors or nurses to operate and is less painful for patients,” - Pietro Valdastri, Professor at @UniversityLeeds. Read how scientists have developed a #robot-assisted, semi-autonomous #colonoscopy >> https://t.co/W5vCg6lJXX https://t.co/jNNn4UGOQV
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University of Leeds scientists develop robot-assisted, semi-autonomous colonoscopy

University of Leeds scientists develop robot-assisted, semi-autonomous colonoscopy

Researchers at the University of Leeds found that probes guided by robot arms and magnets could make colonoscopies easer and more accessible.

Robotic technology for transforming colonoscopy and surgery

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