Robotics in Medical Devices, 2020 Update – Thematic Research

Robotics in Medical Devices, 2020 Update – Thematic Research

Summary

Robotics are increasingly being considered synonymous with progress within multiple industries. Healthcare robotics have been specifically developed to improve patient outcomes. Healthcare robotics vary, as there are multiple ways they can be used in a healthcare setting. The industry is expanding with the adoption of automation across all areas. Surgical robotic systems are a paragon of robotics in the medtech industry.


These systems are used to perform minimally invasive procedures in order to alleviate the burden of open surgery for patients. Robotics also encompasses an aspect of artificial intelligence (AI),
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Hofstra University student Divya Singh found herself beset by a double whammy of bills from two of the costliest kinds of institutions in America

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A file photo shows the campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. Dr. Anthony Rostain, co-author of The Stressed Years of Their Lives, says today’s college students are experiencing an “inordinate amount of anxiety.”

Lisa Poole/AP

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