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North Carolina State University

Robotic Catheter In Action

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Caption: NC State's Dr. Greg Buckner has developed a robotic catheter that is significantly more maneuverable than existing devices, which could lead to reduced operating times for patients undergoing heart surgery for atrial fibrillation.

Credit: Dr. Greg Buckner, North Carolina State University

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