Robotic systems for augmentative manipulation to promote cognitive development, play, and education

Kim Adams, Liliana Alvarez, Adriana Rios

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This book contains a comprehensive overview of all current uses of robots in rehabilitation. The underlying principles in each application are provided. This is followed by a critical review of the technology available, of the utilization protocols, and of user studies, outcomes, and clinical evidence, if existing. Ethical and social implications of robot use are also discussed. The reader will have an in depth view of rehabilitation robots, from principles to practice.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationRobotic Assistive Technologies
Subtitle of host publicationPrinciples and Practice
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages42
ISBN (Electronic)9781498745734
ISBN (Print)9781498745727
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Medicine
  • General Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology
  • General Engineering

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