How A Device With Robotically Controlled Magnets Helps An Idaho Doctor Treat Her Heart Patients

Sep 3, 2019

When it comes to human physiology, performing invasive heart procedures is inherently risky.

Now, there’s a medical device that allows doctors to use a minimally invasive technique to treat abnormal heart rhythms. How is it done? With two robotically controlled magnets. We talk with a doctor at Saint Alphonsus Heart Institute in Boise who uses this technology.

 

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