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Future surgeons may use robotic nurse, ‘gesture recognition’

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Surgeons of the future might use a system that recognizes hand gestures as commands to control a robotic scrub nurse or tell a computer to display medical images of the patient during an operation. Both the hand-gesture recognition and robotic nurse innovations might help to reduce the length of surgeries and […]

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New research shows slight of hand not so slight

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Typing on a keyboard or scribbling on paper may be similar activities, but there is a significant difference in how the body moves, according to new motor development research. “In language we start with letters that lead to syllables that lead to words, and we use grammar to put everything together,” […]

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