30 March 2020
HealthDay Reports: Could Robots be Deployed to Help Fight COVID-19?
HealthDay reporter Robert Preidt dug into why some experts believe robots could be an unlikely source of help amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
WEDNESDAY, March 25, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Robots can provide significant help in the fight against coronavirus, experts say.
Their uses include: patient care such as telemedicine and decontamination; logistics such as delivery and handling contaminated waste; monitoring compliance with voluntary quarantines, and helping people maintain social connections, according to a paper published March 25 in the journal Science Robotics.