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Critical and Complex Technological Capability Development for Health Care Delivery: Multiyear Field Study of a Surgical (da Vinci) Robot in a Multispecialty Hospital1

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Ujjal Kumar Mukherjee

Carlson School of Management,
University of Minnesota,
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Shoubhik Sinha

College of Science and Engineering,
University of Minnesota,
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Scott Bosch

Biomedical Engineering Group,
Park Nicollet Health Services,
Minneapolis, MN 55426

Kingshuk K. Sinha

Carlson School of Management,
University of Minnesota,
Minneapolis, MN 55455
e-mail: ksinha@umn.edu

Accepted and presented at the Design of Medical Devices Conference (DMD2014), Minneapolis, MN, April 7–10, 2014.DOI: 10.1115/1.4027073

Manuscript received February 21, 2014; final manuscript received March 3, 2014; published online July 21, 2014. Editor: Arthur G. Erdman.

J. Med. Devices 8(3), 030928 (Jul 21, 2014) (3 pages) Paper No: MED-14-1079; doi: 10.1115/1.4027073 History: Received February 21, 2014; Revised March 03, 2014

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Grahic Jump Location
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Monthly usage of the robot

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Fig. 1

Procedure times trend




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