hugo robotic surgery system

This can't be the robotic system name we will go head-to-head with da Vinci? Hiring in CT and CO locations now......

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It really does look exactly like the TransEnterix Senhance. How can Medtronic differentiate from Intuitive or even TransEnterix?

Medtronic's system looks just like it but that doesn't matter. They'll be able to sell their unlike TransEnterix who hasn't even been able to sell their systems in the US.

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It seems more like Transenterix robot than the da Vinci or the CRM robot. I was expecting so much more. Disappointing. Hopefully they were holding back on a second platform, not showing their full hand.

It really does look exactly like the TransEnterix Senhance. How can Medtronic differentiate from Intuitive or even TransEnterix?

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For years, people have been crying about MDT not having a robot. Now there is one, and the same people are judging it to be inferior based on a single photo. It’s no wonder Intuitive is eating your lunch every day! Bunch of crybabies.

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Multiple arms instead of one unit must be a way to get around IP. Having one base taking up less space is ideal as there is more and more tech in the operating rooms. 3-4 individual "arms" each with a base seems to be a work around. Hopefully there will be a version 2 to follow shortly after. Cant see this being successfull unless its free and just the instruments are at a cost that is equal or less.

It seems more like Transenterix robot than the da Vinci or the CRM robot. I was expecting so much more. Disappointing. Hopefully they were holding back on a second platform, not showing their full hand.

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It doesn't look like much but they have contracts and a sales force unlike the smaller players like TransEnterix.

Multiple arms instead of one unit must be a way to get around IP. Having one base taking up less space is ideal as there is more and more tech in the operating rooms. 3-4 individual "arms" each with a base seems to be a work around. Hopefully there will be a version 2 to follow shortly after. Cant see this being successfull unless its free and just the instruments are at a cost that is equal or less.

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My first thought as well. What are they offering that isn't already out there?

It doesn't look like much but they have contracts and a sales force unlike the smaller players like TransEnterix.

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My first thought as well. What are they offering that isn't already out there?

A deep, deep discount on a device equivalent to Senhance.

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Worse. Senahnce next gen

My first thought as well. What are they offering that isn't already out there?

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If you call this a robot....

It literally looks exactly like the TransEnterix Senhance. #copycat

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new robot released. Don’t think this is going to cut it.

If you call this a robot....

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new robot released. Don’t think this is going to cut it.

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Hugo makes an early appearance. Hope there is an updated version before September 24.

No wonder Omar is retiring !!

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Hugo makes an early appearance. Hope there is an updated version before September 24.

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