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Published by W.B. Saunders Company in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Robotics -- instrumentation,
  • Robotics -- methods

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Edition Notes

StatementInderbir S. Gill, Gyung Tak Sung, and Garth H. Ballantyne, guest editors.
SeriesSurgical clinics of North America -- v. 83, no. 6
ContributionsGill, Inderbir S., Sung, Gyung Tak., Ballantyne, Garth H.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi p., p. [1293]-1511 :
Number of Pages1511
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23383863M

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