Robotic thoracic surgery associated with less pain

A recent article reports a small cohort of patients who underwent robotic thoracic surgery has decreased LOS, chest tube usage, and post-op pain compared to open thoracotomy. Is robotic surgery the way of the future?

http://www.mdedge.com/acssurgerynews/article/151917/robotic-surgery/shorter-hospital-stays-robotic-thoracic-surgery

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