Robotics/Bots

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'Carebots' could take over from NHS medics to save £13bn a year

Bedside robots could do swathes of the work now done by doctors and nurses, saving the NHS almost £13bn a year - a tenth of its budget - a major report says today.<p>The controversial study led by surgeon and former health minister Lord Darzi calls for the “full automation” of health and social …

Radiation Therapy

Self-healing “e-skin” – a window on the future for robotics?

An electronic skin, or ‘e-skin’, which is capable of mimicking the function and properties of human skin, has been developed by scientists at …

Robotics

NHS staff to be trained in AI and robotics, Hunt announces

27.04.18<p>Tens of thousands of NHS staff could be trained in the use of artificial intelligence and robotics, Jeremy Hunt has announced.<p>An independent …

Do You Speak Human?

Most days, Jillian Bohac feels overwhelmed. After her husband was hit by a truck while riding his bike, he suffered a brain injury that produced so …

New robot for skull base surgery is very accurate and alleviates surgeon’s workload

<b>Drilling out a hole in the skull base has to be done with great precision and often takes many hours. It is an intervention that requires the maximum</b> …

Fribo: A Robot for People Who Live Alone

Medical Robotics

Robotics has the power to completely reshape the landscape of healthcare both in its structure and its operation. Here, you find my own list about …

No Isolation: the robot combatting loneliness in chronically ill children

The hardest thing about the hereditary syndrome Jade Gadd developed at the age of 13 wasn’t the pain, even though that could be hard. Hypermobile …

Robotics

Japan is embracing nursing-care robots

AT SHINTOMI nursing home in Tokyo, men and women sit in a circle following exercise instructions before singing along to a famous children’s song, …

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Research Reveals AI Health Coaches As Effective as In-Person Professionals for Diabetes Prevention

New peer-reviewed findings published in JMIR Diabetes reveals that an artificial intelligence (AI) health coaches is just as effective as in-person …

Baidu Made a Bot to Help You When You're Sick

'Melody the Medical Assistant' was trained on medical textbooks and can guess your condition.<p>If you've ever tried to diagnose yourself using websites and other online resources, at some point, you've probably also fallen into a digital rabbit hole so deep and so terrifying that you might have felt …

Robotics in Healthcare ­­— Get Ready!

In the near future we will inevitably work closely with medical robots. If we take the necessary steps now to gain better understanding of how they …

A Chinese woman needed dental surgery. It was done by a robot

Add one more profession for robots to potentially conquer: dentistry.<p>In China, a robot dentist successfully completed the first autonomous implant surgery, fitting two teeth into a woman's mouth, reports The South China Morning Post.<p>Human medical staff were present during the one-hour procedure, …

Why robotics and AI still face an uphill battle in healthcare

While artificial intelligence and robotics have the potential to solve many of today’s healthcare challenges, several obstacles must be overcome for …

IDC: Use of robots in healthcare on the rise, but drones still a ways off

Hospitals are planning to ramp up the use of robots in the next one to three years -- and the momentum will include clinical applications as well as …

How Artificial Intelligence Will Cure America's Sick Health Care System

Tech & Science<p>For decades, technology has relentlessly made phones, laptops, apps and entire industries cheaper and better—while health care has …

A robotic doctor is gearing up for action

Getting a check-up from a robot may sound like something from a sci-fi film, but scientists are closing in on this real-life scenario and have …

The Chatbot Therapist Will See You Now

Chatbots are taking over the world. Over the past few years, virtual help agents have taken on surprisingly sensitive jobs in modern society: …

Mental Health

Toyota built a robot to help a paralyzed Army vet around the house

I’m not crying, you’re crying<p>Toyota recently completed its first in-home trial of its new Human Support Robot. The Japanese auto giant built the HSR to help people with disabilities perform everyday tasks around the home, like open doors and fetch water bottles. In this case, the robot was …

What doctor? Why AI and robotics will define New Health

Contact us<p><b>Dean Arnold</b> <br>EMEA Consulting, Health Industries leader<br>Tel: +44 (0) 207 213 8270 <br>Email<p><b>Tim Wilson</b> <br>Middle East Leader, Health<br>Tel: +971 56 682 …

Defibrillator drones to boost cardiac arrest survival

Defibrillator-carrying drones promise to dramatically boost survival rates for people suffering cardiac arrest after a new study found they could reach patients four times faster than an ambulance.<p>The fully automated eight-rota machines can fly, unimpeded by traffic at up to 50mph and deliver an …

Biomedicine

Robots for Everyone!

Ready or not, there are robots in your future. And some of them will be for health care.<p>There has been growing concern that the rise of robots, along …

Health Care

Best Bots For Brands | Best Bots For Businesses

You’d never expect Mark Zuckerberg, king of social networks, to publicly admit that “messaging is one of the few things that people do more than …