March 1, 2002
InMotion2 is a robo-therapist that its inventors believe can help patients regain the use of limbs incapacitated by a stroke.
The robot emulates the physical therapist’s movements by putting the patient’s affected limb through a range of repetitive exercises designed to rehabilitate damaged nerve pathways.
The patient sits at a table with his lower arm and wrist in a brace attached to the arm of the robot. The patient… read more