Intuitive Surgical Shortcomings Prompt Better Training
With shares down and reported incidents up, the company battles to protect its image
Intuitive Surgical Facing Litigation from its Own Insurer
Legal action claims that Intuitive was not forthcoming in disclosures to insurer
NSF Champions $3.6M Project to Make Robotic Surgery More Intuitive
Researchers at three key universities to collaborate over the course of five years
Robotics’ Developers Beware: Truth in Advertising has a Purpose
A new industry must be mindful about the consequences of false product claims
Bionic Parts Shop: Medicine and Engineering Sync More Closely
Bionic parts pioneers: This time it’s a bionic leg; before that it was a bionic arm.
Hey Nike, Doesn’t This Robot Scream “Just Do It”?
There's a reality TV show hiding within this exoskeleton
Move Over Honda and Cyberdyne, Here Comes Yaskawa’s Exoskeleton
Competition heats up for ageing populace—especially Japan's—and disaster intervention
Stryker Acquires Mako in $1.65B Pricey but Strategic Buyout
Consolidates orthopedic presence while continuing M&A plan
Lift Labs Lands $1M in Funding for Self-Stabilizing Spoon
The Liftware Spoon harnesses DoD technology to help those with motion disorders live more independently
Legal Issues for Healthcare Robots
Overview of Liabilities, Safety Standards and Trust
Fusing Human with Machine: Disabled, Over-abled and the Law
Can laws decide where one ends and the other begins?
Midwest Engineering Systems Partners with Kuka for Automation Healthcare
Partners to develop patient manipulation robots for rotating and moving patients.
Taking Aethon Global: Mobile Hospital Logistics and Beyond
Company also rolling its TUG robots toward hospitality, retail and manufacturing
Is a Robotics “Babel” Headed toward Health Care for 2014?
Health care has seen it before: the promise of IT that delivered up a costly digital babel
Nanorobot as Molecular-scale “Delivery Truck”
Killer drug deliveries guided by an Xbox to the surface of a cancer cell