Catalog

Up to 10 holds can now be placed on titles system-wide. See owwl.org for further details.

Record Details

Catalog Search



Medical robots

Image of item
Book
"A photo-illustrated book for elementary readers about robots used in hospitals and other medical settings. Describes therapy robots, robot-assisted surgery, and currier robots autonomously carrying items around hospitals. Explains the technology used for robotic prosthetics and the future of controlling them with brain waves. Includes Q&A feature, glossary, index, and further resources"--

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at OWWL.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.
Location Call Number /
Shelving Location
Barcode Status /
Due Date
Clyde-Savannah Public Library J 610.285 Higgins (Text)
Children's Nonfiction
52116300701282
Available
-
Dansville Public Library J 610.285 HIG (Text)
Children's Nonfiction
52117300495966
Available
-

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781681511436
  • ISBN: 1681511436
  • ISBN: 9781681521749
  • ISBN: 1681521741
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Mankato, MN : Amicus High Interest/Amicus Ink, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A robot healer -- How did we get here? -- How do medical robots work? -- What comes next? -- Amazing robots.
Summary, etc.:
"A photo-illustrated book for elementary readers about robots used in hospitals and other medical settings. Describes therapy robots, robot-assisted surgery, and currier robots autonomously carrying items around hospitals. Explains the technology used for robotic prosthetics and the future of controlling them with brain waves. Includes Q&A feature, glossary, index, and further resources"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Grades 4 to 6.
Subject: Robotics in medicine > Juvenile literature.
Robots > Juvenile literature.
Medical technology > Juvenile literature.
Medical innovations > Juvenile literature.
Medical innovations.
Medical technology.
Robotics in medicine.
Robots.
Genre: Juvenile works.


Additional Resources