Thursday, 9th December 2021

How a South African hospital is working to launch a spider-like robot to perform surgeries

By Abiodun Ogundairo
24 October 2021   |   4:57 am
The Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa, is set to become the first state hospital in Africa to perform robotic-assisted surgery, following the launch of the state-of-the-art Da Vinci X-I surgical robot.⁣⁣ The four-armed robot will aid surgeons in carrying out complex surgeries on patients in a less invasive and shorter period of time.⁣⁣