Lasers are an integral part of modern surgery and are routinely used across a variety of different specialties. Some of the most successful applications are in microsurgery, which is concerned with the treatment of minuscule and delicate organs, such as the eyes and the vocal folds. Loris Fichera discusses how miniaturized robotic laser steering opens new horizons for laser microsurgery. Image courtesy of Loris Fichera.
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