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Surgeons have admitted that robots would prevent mistakes in surgery

Doctors and medics perform a surgery for Palestinian woman Sadeya al-Shafi, 60, in the operating room at Shifa hospital, Gaza's largest public medical facility, in Gaza City, March 29, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem             SEARCH "GAZA HEALTH" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES. - RTX34FCN

Current research focuses on how robots can be used by surgeons to improve patient and surgeon safety. Image: REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

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