Research

Mayo Clinic surgeons and researchers explore the use of minimally invasive surgery to improve patient outcomes by reducing the impact of surgery on patients' quality of life.

Learn more about Mayo Clinic's research on minimally invasive surgery here.

Aug. 10, 2017
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