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[ARTICLE] Use of robots in rehabilitative treatment


Recently, rehabilitation robotics technology has advanced, and several therapeutic robots have been developed. Robot-assisted rehabilitation therapy has a number of advantages over manual physical therapy. 123 more words


[ARTICLE] Invited Commentary on Comparison of Robotics, FES, and Motor Learning Methods for Treatment of Persistent Upper Extremity Dysfunction after Stroke


In this issue of Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Jessica McCabe and colleagues report findings from their methodologically sound dose-matched clinical trial in 39 patients beyond 6 months post stroke. 187 more words

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Robot Sunday, Sunday, Sunday

As described in an earlier post, I’m helping my friend Tim Schutz restore his antique Heathkit HERO robot, Maai. It’s like restoring a Mustang, but more interesting and less macho. 266 more words


Video: Teenage NASA Employee Creates Mind-Control Bionic Arm

It’s always great to hear about young people doing good things for humanity. Easton LaChappelle not only blows my mind but is a huge inspiration. The 19 year old recently accepted a job with NASA after creating a… 173 more words


Charlie reblogged this on Charlie Gerard and commented:

This is just amazing... Definitely worth watching!

[ARTICLE] Robotics, stem cells, and brain-computer interfaces in rehabilitation and recovery from stroke: updates and advances.


OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to describe the current state and latest advances in robotics, stem cells, and brain-computer interfaces in rehabilitation and recovery for stroke. 101 more words