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TED Talks: Season 2017

2017x57 Peter Weinstock: Lifelike simulations that make real-life surgery safer
TV-PG

  • 2017-03-20T04:00:00Z on YouTube
  • 15 mins
  • United States
  • Documentary, Special Interest

Critical care doctor Peter Weinstock shows how surgical teams are using a blend of Hollywood special effects and 3D printing to create amazingly lifelike reproductions of real patients -- so they can practice risky surgeries ahead of time. Think: "Operate twice, cut once." Glimpse the future of surgery in this forward-thinking talk.

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