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Descriptor English: Robotics
Descriptor Spanish: Robótica
Descriptor Portuguese: Robótica
Descriptor French: Robotique
Entry term(s): Operation, Remote (Robotics)
Operations, Remote (Robotics)
Remote Operation (Robotics)
Remote Operations (Robotics)
Robotic, Soft
Robotics, Soft
Soft Robotic
Soft Robotics
Telerobotics
Tree number(s): H01.671.293.643
J01.897.104.834
L01.224.050.375.630
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012371
Scope note: The application of electronic, computerized control systems to mechanical devices designed to perform human functions. Formerly restricted to industry, but nowadays applied to artificial organs controlled by bionic (bioelectronic) devices, like automated insulin pumps and other prostheses.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Automation (1966-1986)
Bionics (1966-1986)
Public MeSH Note: 87; was see AUTOMATION 1963-86
Online Note: search AUTOMATION 1966-86
History Note: 87; was see AUTOMATION 1963-86
Related: Exoskeleton Device MeSH
Robotic Surgical Procedures MeSH
DeCS ID: 19341
Unique ID: D012371
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1987/01/01
Date of Entry: 1986/04/08
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Robotics - Preferred
Concept UI M0019230
Scope note The application of electronic, computerized control systems to mechanical devices designed to perform human functions. Formerly restricted to industry, but nowadays applied to artificial organs controlled by bionic (bioelectronic) devices, like automated insulin pumps and other prostheses.
Preferred term Robotics
Remote Operations (Robotics) - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0019231
Preferred term Remote Operations (Robotics)
Entry term(s) Operation, Remote (Robotics)
Operations, Remote (Robotics)
Remote Operation (Robotics)
Telerobotics - Narrower
Concept UI M0019232
Preferred term Telerobotics
Soft Robotics - Narrower
Concept UI M000606427
Preferred term Soft Robotics
Entry term(s) Robotic, Soft
Robotics, Soft
Soft Robotic



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