Robotic surgery is already being used for hundreds of thousands of surgeries a year, but concerns are rising about a lack of standards for training that largely leaves individual surgeons or medical staffs to decide when they are ready. All too often, many experts say, they decide to do so too soon.
Hospitals boost robotics, but training lags
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