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In 1999, surgeons at the Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health were the first to complete a heart bypass surgery using minimally invasive robotics technology.

For other important milestones in medical knowledge and practice credited to academic medical centers, visit the “Discoveries and Innovations in Patient Care and Research Database” at

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