LS 142 - The Surgical Future with John LaRocco


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Fernando Aires talks with John LaRocco and they discuss the future of surgical capabilities, the research behind it and how it's not as far off as we may think.

Key Takeaways:

2:40 - "Living corpse research" and how close we are to a head transplant

4:32 - the real issue, reconnecting a spinal cord

6:27 - the psychological factors of such a transplant

13:24 - the progress with artificial organs

16:22 - potential solutions for life support issues

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