Robots For The Hospital Emergency Room, Vanderbilt University Medical Center Reveals  
12/9/2010 9:30:33 AM

Medical News Today -- A group of computer engineers at Vanderbilt University is convinced that the basic technology is now available to create robot assistants that can perform effectively in the often-chaotic environment of the emergency room. The specialists in emergency medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center are enthusiastic about the potential advantages. So, the two groups have formed an interdisciplinary team to explore the use of robotics in this critical and challenging setting.