Robotic Ultrasound Imaging: Improving Access to Care for Rural and Remote Populations (Canada) This article has been published into the European Health Management magazine. It describes the work of Dr. Ivar MENDEZ in Canada about the uses of the robotic remote ultrasound MELODY solution. « Approximately 20% of the Canadian population live in rural and remote communities with limited access to imaging due to lack of radiologists, technologists and infrastructure in these communities. Sonography is unique in that it is an operator- and user-dependent imaging modality and the skill and experience of the operator is paramount to accurate diagnosis. Telerobotic sonography opens up...
"Nous avons été les premiers à expérimenter la télé-échographie cardiaque robotisée. Nous avons démontré que la technologie fonctionne très bien" Dr Mona Hédreville, cardiologue, utilisatrice du robot MELODY
🍁These robot doctors are saving lives in remote parts of Canada. The robots are able to remotely examine patients, even performing diagnostics such as ultrasound
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