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Healthcare Robotics

The Japanese health industry utilizes androids and AI

Implications - Though many parts of the world utilize AI and things like telemedecine to streamline the healthcare process, Japan is leveraging robotics to directly replace any human error. This shows a more futuristic view of tech in the world of medicine and pharmaceuticals that goes beyond simply satiating the needs of the individual.
Workshop Question - Your team gains access to the world's greatest robot designer. What do you ask her to build for your brand?
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Approved Hospital Robots
Approved Hospital Robots
Panasonic's Hospi type R is Cleared for Personal Care Duties
Back in 2010, Panasonic revealed a robot prototype for the medical industry and today the Hospi type R has been cleared to be used in Japan and abroad. Specifically sanctioned for personal care... MORE
Kid-Friendly Therapy Robots
Kid-Friendly Therapy Robots
'Darwin' Provides Robot Therapy to Children with Cerebral Palsy
‘Darwin’ is the name of a robot therapy tool developed by researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology specifically for children and adults who are living with Cerebral Palsy.... MORE
Dementia-Detecting Robots
Dementia-Detecting Robots
This Artificially Intelligent Robot Can Detect Dementia Symptoms
A group of researchers and engineers working out of the University of Toronto have developed an artificially intelligent robot that is set to be used to help detect dementia and Alzheimer’s... MORE
Mobility-Adding Exoskeletons
Mobility-Adding Exoskeletons
The Unplugged Power Suit Changes the Face of Healthcare
A group of researchers at Hiroshima University in Japan and the Daiya Industry Corporation have created a highly responsive, effective and minimalist exoskeleton. Mobility-assisting exoskeletons... MORE
Mobile Hospital Robots
Mobile Hospital Robots
Tug Can Deliver Food and Medicine to Patients
Tug is an autonomous hospital robot that’s completing simple or mundane duties, so that doctors and nurses can spend more time focusing on more demanding tasks and patient care. Tug is... MORE
Elderly-Nursing Robots
Elderly-Nursing Robots
The Robear Will Help Serve Japan's Aging Population
Robear is an experimental nursing care robot, designed by Sumitoko Riko COmpany Limited and RIKEN, that brings together cutting-edge robotics and thoughtful design. The robot is designed not... MORE
Autonomous Hospital Robots
Autonomous Hospital Robots
The Terapio Robot is Designed To Replace Medical Carts
The Terapio is an omnidirectional robot, developed by researchers at Toyohashi University of Technology, that is designed to replace the medical carts you see being trucked around by doctors and... MORE

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