Robotic-Assisted Minimally Invasive Surgery: Communication in a Complex Socio-Technical System.

Cunningham, Stacey.
2017-04-18T13:54:46.493Z

Abstract: Surgical robots are controlled from a remote console, inhibiting face-to-face communication between the surgeon and the rest of the team. This research viewed the robotic operating room as a socio-technical system where team members adapt to technology by modifying their communication. The goal of this research was to understand the nature of communication in robotic surgery. A field stu... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Mechanical Engineering.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011308
ID: tufts:20783
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