Saratov scientists have developed a robot baby for the training of future doctors

© Fotolia / mdgomareobasia at work. Archival photoSaratov scientists have developed a robot baby for the training of future doctors© Fotolia / micromonkey

. Scientists of Saratov state medical University named after VI Razumovsky developed a prototype dynamic robot simulator of the child first year of life, reported Tuesday in the regional Minpromenergo.

«A patent on a dynamic model of the robot baby simulator have already been obtained. Now negotiating on signing an agreement for the release of finished products», — stated in the message.

The Ministry said that the aim of the project is creating and introducing a model of the robot baby simulator, which could simulate the basic movements of a newborn. Robot plan to use for training students in medical universities, colleges, and also for accreditation of doctors.

«Simulation training is one of the priorities in modern medicine, in this connection sharply there is a question of creation of dynamic models-simulators» — are words in the message representative to SSMU.

According to the Ministry, now on the market of domestic medical technology, there are no models of robotic babies, which could simulate the movement of newborns. «The only similar robot-analogue can’t move that complicates the training of specialists, its price is about 90 thousand rubles», — stated in the message.

Press Secretary of the regional Minpromenergo Vladimir Komarov explained to RIA Novosti that the price of Saratov scientists have developed the robot still unknown because he has not gone into production.