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TED Talks: Season 2014

2014x140 Nikolai Begg: A tool to fix one of the most dangerous moments in surgery
TV-PG

  • 2014-07-15T04:00:00Z on YouTube
  • 15 mins
  • United States
  • Documentary, Special Interest

Surgeons are required every day to puncture human skin before procedures — with the risk of damaging what's on the other side. In a fascinating talk, find out how mechanical engineer Nikolai Begg is using physics to update an important medical device, called the trocar, and improve one of the most dangerous moments in many common surgeries.

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