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University of Leeds

MedTech: AI and Medical Robots

University of Leeds via FutureLearn

Overview

Learn how medical robots in healthcare are designed, regulated and used

On this course, you will learn what robots are and explore human robot interaction (HRI) in healthcare. You will identify the challenges of designing robots for healthcare and look at what MedTech scientists are doing to solve them.

Using case studies, you will learn why regulations are essential for the safe use of robots and AI in healthcare, and understand the process of bringing a successful product to market.

You will also explore how artificial intelligence is used in surgical procedures, to improve precision diagnostics, in exoskeleton technology, and even for patient care.

This course is appropriate for anyone interested in MedTech and product design.

The course will be of particular interest to undergraduate students studying engineering, product design, and disciplines related to healthcare, and professionals working in the healthcare sector in a medical capacity or as MedTech designers.

If you are interested in MedTech and robotics, join this course and discover the fascinating work taking place at the University of Leeds.

Taught by

Monty King

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Reviews

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  • Anonymous

    Anonymous completed this course.

    Best course ever , it gives a broad perspective on the AI and robotics used to simplify our daily lives when faced with trials and difficulties.
  • Anonymous
    lovely, informative, well presented and providing a really nice overview of the role of robots in the clinical setting as well as all the per requisites that robot designers must use when making clinically useful robots
  • Anonymous

    Anonymous completed this course.

    Very interesting course with lots of examples and references.
    Very interactive course delivery made online learning more engaging.
    Opportunity to interact with others during the course
  • Anonymous

    Anonymous completed this course.

    I found it most interesting and informative as it complemented Building A Future With Robots a course I had taken from Sheffield university.

  • Anonymous
    Very Detailed Analysis of AI and Medical robots , very helpful and goes through each stage throughly and the content is very fun to watch and learn.
  • Anonymous

    Anonymous completed this course.

    It was quite fun and it is not hard so anyone without any background on studying Medtech will still be able to enjoy the course like me.
  • Anonymous
    I really enjoyed learning this course. Valuable information about robotics and AI provided by the University of Leeds!!
  • Anonymous
    I really enjoyed learning this course. Valuable information about robotics and AI provided by the University of Leeds!!

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