The paper discusses the design of a robot that helps patient’s develop their movement skills rather than replacing them with robotic assisted movement.
This study uses CosmoBot which incorporates Roamer. The researchers: K. A. Coleman Wood works as a research physical therapist with the Motion Analysis Laboratory at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota; K. R. Kaufman is director of the Motion Analysis Laboratory also at Mayo Clinic. And C. E. Lathan is Founder and CEO of AnthroTronix, Inc., Silver Springs, Maryland.
Published IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, Vol 21 No 2 March 2013