The message on how to go green seems to be everywhere nowadays. We are being told about the consequences of global warming and the effects of unethical consumerism. Consume! consume! consume! at all costs is having a negative effect on the planet.
Technology is revolutionizing the medical field with the creation of robotic devices and complex imaging. Though these developments have made operations much less invasive, robotic systems have their own disadvantages that prevent them from replacing surgeons. Minimally invasive surgery is a broad concept encompassing many common procedures that existed prior to the introduction of robots, such as laparoscopic cholecystectomy or gall bladder excisions.