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Hopkins study says risks of robotic surgery rarely mentioned

Hospitals are pushing robotic surgery even as their websites are filled with unsubstantiated claims and marketing materials provided by the primary manufacturer of the technology, according to new research from Johns Hopkins physicians. A study published Wednesday in the Journal ...

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Rhode Island Gov. Chafee headed to Baltimore on fact-finding mission

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee is heading to Baltimore with the state’s House speaker, its Senate president and the mayor of Providence to gather information about medical and research-related industries there. The group is scheduled to depart ...

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