Therapy robot developed at UMass has successful first test run
Such technology is being developed on the University of Massachusetts campus, as UMass researchers recently announced the successful test run of its humanoid robot, uBot-5, which delivers speech and physical therapy treatment to people recovering from …
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Stroke patient gets by with a little help from a bot
Stroke patient gets by with a little help from a bot. The child-size unit, named uBot-5, uses arms and a computer screen through which therapists can interact with the patient. Elizabeth Armstrong Moore. by Elizabeth Armstrong Moore. March 21, 2013 1 …
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Robot-Delivered Speech and Physical Therapy a Success
… expert Rod Grupen, director of the Laboratory for Perceptual Robotics at UMass Amherst, are in the second year of a $ 109,251 grant from the American Heart Association to investigate the effect of stroke rehabilitation delivered by a humanoid robot …
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