Hospitals With Robots Do More Prostate Cancer Surgery - NY Times

RobotDr. Danil V. Makarov, assistant professor of urology at New York University’s Langone Medical Center, was the lead author of a recent study published in the journal Medical Care. The study is the latest report to suggest that how men are treated for prostate cancer appears to be influenced by a variety of factors, including the technology and marketing goals of hospitals and doctors, rather than scientific evidence on benefits and risks. Read Tara Parker-Pope's full story, "Hospitals With Robots Do More Prostate Cancer Surgery" in the Health Section of the New York Times.