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Like all doctors, surgeons need to stay abreast of their field, but for them, doing so is complicated by the need to learn – and be adept at using – constantly evolving surgical technologies. They need a place to learn in a non-life-and-death situation. That’s where UCLA’s
By Enrique Rivero • August 3, 2016
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YgLml5k9xUI   lija’s Story - Partial Nephrectomy using Advanced Robotic Surgery Ilija Sakota's left kidney was removed due to cancer in 2004. Last year, his right kidney was diagnosed as cancerous. "This news about cancer in my right kidney, it hit me," Sakota says. Losing his remaining kidney [...]
By uclahealth • September 20, 2013
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UXAuo9DGyRA   Pelvic-organ prolapse is a fairly common condition that affects some 50 percent of all women in the United States as they age. For Pam McFarlane, the feeling was like "your internal organs are about to fall out onto the sidewalk." The problem occurs when the [...]
By uclahealth • September 21, 2011