publication . Article . 2017

Rehabilitation Robots: Concepts and Applications in Stroke Rehabilitation

Mohammad Ali Ahmadi-Pajouh;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Feb 2017 Journal: Advances in Bioscience and Clinical Medicine (eissn: 2203-1413, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Australian International Academic Centre
Abstract
<jats:p>Robotics is a tool to assist human in different applications from industry to medicine. There are many reasons that human tends to use these machines. They are very reliable in repetitive, high precision, preprogrammed and high risk jobs in which human is not too good enough. In medicine, robotic applications are evolving so fast that in near future nobody can imagine a surgery without a robot involved. In Rehabilitation we have the same scenario; there are commercialized robots to assist disable people to eat and perform daily activities. There are also clinical rehabilitation robots which can train handicaps. They can help subjects as a passive tool th...
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free text keywords: Robotics, Rehabilitation, R, Biology (General), QH301-705.5, Stroke, medicine.disease, medicine, Artificial intelligence, business.industry, business, Rehabilitation, medicine.medical_treatment, Robotics, Action observation, Activities of daily living, Exoskeleton, Robot, Rehabilitation robot, Physical medicine and rehabilitation, medicine.medical_specialty
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