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Research Article

Facilitators and Barriers to Adopting Robotic-Assisted Surgery: Contextualizing the Unified Theory of Acceptance and Use of Technology

  • Christine BenMessaoud,

    Affiliation: Indiana University School of Informatics, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States of America

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  • Hadi Kharrazi,

    Affiliation: Indiana University School of Informatics, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States of America

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  • Karl F. MacDorman mail

    kmacdorm@indiana.edu

    Affiliations: Indiana University School of Informatics, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States of America, Purdue University School of Engineering and Technology, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States of America

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  • Published: January 20, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0016395

About the Authors

Christine BenMessaoud, Hadi Kharrazi, Karl F. MacDorman
Indiana University School of Informatics, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States of America
Karl F. MacDorman
Purdue University School of Engineering and Technology, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: kmacdorm@indiana.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CB KFM. Performed the experiments: CB KFM. Analyzed the data: CB HK KFM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CB KFM. Wrote the paper: CB HK KFM.