STUDENTS TRY ROBOT SURGERY AT ST. ALPHONSUS

IDED News - Boise, ID (April 2019) — With her face pressed tight to the console in front of her, Ryanne Denning used only the slightest movements of her hands and feet to move the arms of a multi-million dollar robot.

She wielded tiny tools — only millimeters wide — pinching and cutting and cauterizing the red tissue and yellowish fat of a heart. Step by step, an expert guided her through the process of operating on an organ with a da Vinci surgical robot, her every movement magnified on a large screen, for other students to see.

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Morgan Moore