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SURGERY, med. jur. That part of the healing art which relates to external diseases; their treatment; and, specially, to the manual operations adopted for their cure.
     2. Every lawyer should have some acquaintance with surgery; his knowledge on this subject will be found useful in cases of homicide and wounds.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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In addition to remote surgery, this device also offers other advantages for surgery, it can eliminate tremor of surgeon's hands and minimize the surgeon's movements.
5G, or fifth-generation, wireless communications networks would enable services such as remote surgery or driverless cars and allow customers to experience video and virtual reality with greater ease.
'Another industry is medicine, we could use remote surgery, which is only possible if you have full 5G implemented.
That's why there's no reference to gigabit broadband, interactive gaming, automated industrial robotics or remote surgery - this is all about the underlying and supporting tech.
"Before long, we'll see the advent of remote surgery. Thanks to the ever advancing technology behind VR, surgeons will soon be able to operate remotely, while still getting a feel for muscle tissues."
Critical applications such as autonomous vehicles and remote surgery will demand prioritisation.
From remote surgery to autonomous cars, 5G has been forecasted to bring them all.
"This will allow us to offer a number of innovative use cases including augmented reality, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, the Internet of Things, smart city applications and remote surgery, among others."
Ericsson, with Kings College of London, have used 5G, video and connected devices to carry out remote surgery.
5G applications and services are not limited to communication and entertainment, they are also targeting new services such as virtual reality, enhanced reality, health care, remote surgery and much more.
This will allow us to offer a number of innovative use cases including Augmented Reality, Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality, Internet of Things (IoT), Smart City applications and Remote Surgery, among others.

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