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Old February 3 2013, 06:38 PM   #11
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Re: Blood testing by robot.

thestrangequark wrote: View Post
Out of curiosity, what sort of reactions are you anticipating?
This is a tech-friendly board so I'm generally expecting positive reactions - but perhaps there'll be a few negative ones and a few I don't knows -which we could then discuss.

Mr. Laser Beam wrote: View Post
As long as it's not a robot actually taking the blood from my body, I'm OK with this.
Funny you should mention that... Just the other day I watched a news segment about robots being used for that purpose because they are much better than humans in identifying the exact spot to do just that. They can see through the skin with infra-red cameras you see, nurses can't.
Locutus of Bored wrote: View Post
Apparently some do /.../
I think the story is about the magnitude of the installed automaton. Cool links though; looks as if one of those are to the company who builds these machines

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