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Progress towards a Robotic Aid for the severely Disabled

  • S. Michalowski

Abstract

During the past several years a number of projects have studied the feasibility of using robots to serve the needs of the severely disabled (1–4). The goal has been to build a device for use in the performance of activities of everyday living, as well as in recreational and vocational tasks, by persons whose upper and lower limb functions are impaired due to disease or injury.

Keywords

Mobile Robot Voice Command Servo Controller Lower Limb Function Rehabilitation Engineer 
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© Hermes, Paris 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Michalowski
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringStanford UniverisityStanfordUSA

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