Newsletter
Robotic interventional cardiology

The Podcast by KevinMD

Robotic interventional cardiology

"In the majority of robotic-assisted cases I perform, automated movements are particularly helpful in delivering gear – I can easily get balloons and stents around the C-shaped curve in the…
July 29, 2022

Robotic interventional cardiology

“In the majority of robotic-assisted cases I perform, automated movements are particularly helpful in delivering gear – I can easily get balloons and stents around the C-shaped curve in the right coronary artery from the cockpit just like I would be able to if I were at the table. In addition to ensuring precision, this means that I’m offered a level of protection from the radiation exposure that interventional cardiologists typically experience. Robotics is one of the many components that can contribute to a radiation safety-based culture, which is a key area of focus for many teams in the interventional space to create safe working conditions and encourage strong teamwork and longevity.”

Rhian E. Davies is an interventional cardiologist.

She shares her story and discusses her KevinMD article, “Robotics, automation, and the future of remote health care.”

Did you enjoy today’s episode?

Rate and review the show so more audiences can find The Podcast by KevinMD.

Subscribe on your favorite podcast app to get notified when a new episode comes out.

Click here to earn 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CME for this episode.

Also available in Category 1 CME bundles.

Powered by CMEfy – a seamless way for busy clinician learners to discover Internet Point-of-Care Learning opportunities that reward AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Learn more at about.cmefy.com/cme-info

You may also like

The Best Health Podcasts. Delivered to Your Inbox.

Join Our Newsletter

Proudly supported by:

cover
Reducing Mental Health Stigma among Healthcare Professionals featuring Corey Feist Reducing mental health stigma and mental health and well-being among healthcare professionals.