‘Massive step forward’ in Robotic Cardiac Surgery

The world’s first aortic valve replacement using a transcervical approach is a step closer to becoming a reality.

The global breakthrough in robot-assisted heart surgery is thanks to CardioPrecision, a company in Scotland, UK, that specialises in less invasive treatment of structural heart disease.

Its team recently demonstrated a proof-of-concept advanced videoscopic aortic valve surgery using the approach and robot assistance (AVATAR) procedure in Chicago, Illinois, US.

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