Canada hails first robot surgery

Doctors hope the method will help save money and lives along with speeding up recovery.

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    Doctors in Canada are hailing the country's first operation to remove tumours using a robot, a method they hope will help save money and lives.

    Experts claim the robot's remotely operated surgical arms require smaller incisions and speed up recovery times. 

    Daniel Lak reports from Toronto. [This report contains some graphic images.]

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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