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Hospitals need robots

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Intelligent robots can be helping in hospitals and at home.

March 6th, 2012 – by Kent Bottles
IBM’s Watson is moving on from conquering “Jeopardy” to aiding health care providers by scanning the entire medical literature to help make diagnoses more accurate. A computer named Dr. Fill is even entered in the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament and expected to do well. Recent articles have speculated on what kind of physicians will soon be replaced by computer programs and robots, and artificial intelligence experts predict that medical diagnoses kiosks will soon be triaging patients in the third world.

Read the article: http://www.hospitalimpact.org/index.php/2012/03/06/p4009#more4009

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