Robots keep medical staff safer in Italian hospital by monitoring patients


Publication/Creation Date
April 1 2020
Creators/Contributors
Thomson Reuters Corporation (creator)
Media Type
News Broadcast
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
Six robot nurses at Circolo hospital in Varese, Italy, are reading information from equipment that measures patients' vital statistics and relaying it to doctors and nurses. The area has been hit the hardest by coronavirus and medical staff say the robots enable them to monitor patients more closely.
HCI Platform
Robotical
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Entire Body
Marketing Keywords
Tommy The Robot
Source
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pfT9761jSUQ

Date archived
April 29 2020
Last edited
April 29 2020
How to cite this entry
Thomson Reuters Corporation. (April 1 2020). "Robots keep medical staff safer in Italian hospital by monitoring patients". Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/4471