Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 2022 Jun 30. Epub 2022 Jun 30.
GRIAL Research Group, University of Salamanca, IUCE, Paseo de Canalejas 169, 37008, Salamanca, Spain.
Within the field of robots in medical education, most of the work done during the last years has focused on surgeon training in robotic surgery, practicing surgery procedures through simulators. Apart from surgical education, robots have also been widely employed in assistive and rehabilitation procedures, where education has traditionally focused in the patient. Therefore, there has been extensive review bibliography in the field of medical robotics focused on surgical and rehabilitation and assistive robots, but there is a lack of survey papers that explore the potential of robotics in the education of healthcare students and professionals beyond their training in the use of the robotic system. Read More