Friday, March 8, 2013

MassDevice: When It Comes To Robots, Opinions Run Hot

Robots may not have emotions, but that's certainly not the case when it comes to the investors, doctors, and other associated people who are involved in the surgical robotics market. From promises that robots open up new avenues in surgery that are better and more comfortable for patients to accusations that robots are dangerous and unnecessary, it often feels like the middle ground is perilously thin these days. While the utilization rates don't point to robots disappearing anytime soon, investors in Intuitive Surgical (NSDQ:ISRG) and Mako Surgical (NSDQ:Mako) are likely looking at plenty of volatility and debate for years to come.

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