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Medical Zero-g surgery

  1. Jan 1, 2008 #1

    Ivan Seeking

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    This story is a little over a year old but just came to my attention.

    http://space.newscientist.com/article/dn10169-doctors-remove-tumour-in-first-zerog-surgery-.html
     
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  3. Jan 1, 2008 #2
    Ha ha, we both saw it on the science channel right? Mission to mars?Pretty cool science
     
  4. Jan 2, 2008 #3

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    Mars Rising. :biggrin: Apparently the surgery looked more difficult than it was. The gal trying to insert the trache in the dummy was having quite a time though. She finally sat on his chest and grabbed his neck with her legs!!! :rofl: I don't think that is an accepted medical practice.
     
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