As we start to see robots making more inroads into daily life albeit slowly with small steps, healthcare seemed an unlikely and far off area for them. After all how do you replace the skilled, trained expertise of healthcare professionals like doctors? Well, we’re starting to glimpses of a robot future in our hospitals.
We feature just two examples below with two clips. The first showing how robots could help with bedside care and communication with patients and the second, showing how robots can do surgery.
This is today’s world, imagine what robots will able do in healthcare in 10 or 20 years time!
1) Bedside manner:
2) Robot surgery: