One outcome of the fast-changing structures and dynamics of the modern world is an unusual shift in age demographics: by 2035, an estimated 78 million people will be aged over 65 years, as compared to only 76.4 million in the below-18 age segment. This means a disproportionate requirement of elder nursing care worker and specialists.
Will robot nurses fill the gap? This infographic highlights how the world is preparing for a major nurse shortage by experimenting with robot-led nursing services and specialized robotic surgical systems, that provide support to medical and surgical specialists.
The Rise of the Robot Nurse:
Infographic by – Ohio University