By Z. Zenn Bien, Dimitar Stefanov
One of the most important program pursuits of carrier robots is to exploit them as assistive units for rehabilitation. This e-book introduces a few most recent achievements within the box of rehabilitation robotics and assistive expertise for individuals with disabilities and elderly humans. The ebook includes effects from either theoretical and experimental works and studies on a few new complex rehabilitation units which has been lately transferred to the undefined. major components of the booklet are dedicated to the review of latest rehabilitation applied sciences, the overview of prototype units with end-users, the security of rehabilitation robots, and robot-assisted neuro-rehabilitation. The publication is a consultant number of the newest tendencies in rehabilitation robotics andВ can be used as a reference for educating on mechatronic units for rehabilitation.
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They used this definition of Advanced Robotics. ” This is a very wide-ranging definition, but one of the key features is the “integration of technologies”. The aim of this integration of advanced technologies is to produce a device that can both operate autonomously and in an environment which may be unstructured and/or hostile. ” (Festo Didactic GmbH Co 1998). In many ways, mechatronics and robotics cover much of the same territory and it is the application of this level of technology to “the restoration of a person to an optimal level of physical, mental, and social function and well being”, that we are concerned with here.
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Advances in Rehabilitation Robotics: Human-friendly Technologies on Movement Assistance and Restoration for People with Disabilities by Z. Zenn Bien, Dimitar Stefanov