Live Surgery On The Internet

Live surgery on the Internet. It happened Tuesday at Pitt County Memorial Hospital and was a huge success. The gastric bypass surgery was streamed live on witntv.com and uhseast.com. Those who logged on had the opportunity to watch the hour long surgery and also listen to a doctor moderate what was happening and even Email questions. Hospital officials say about 7,000 people logged on. This was the second live surgery on the internet by the hospital.