The da Vinci Xi: Does evidence support a price premium? 

The da Vinci Surgical System is a surgeon-controlled, minimally invasive robotic platform used to perform a range of complex procedures. The da Vinci Xi was introduced in 2014 to address perceived design shortcomings of its predecessor, the da Vinci Si. However, these improvements come at a higher cost.

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  • Learn what issues the da Vinci Xi was designed to address 
  • Explore how the Xi's modifications impact clinical and operational outcomes
  • Discover whether these outcomes justify the Xi's price tag