Archive: Nov 2014

Robots are Taking Over the World: We appreciate all the help that they can give us in helping our patients get back on their feet

November 26, 2014

REHAB Robotic Walker for Improved Rehabilitation by JOSHUA CHEN on Nov 25, 2014 • 1:35 pm 2 inShare Assistant Professor Yu Haoyong and his team from the National University of Singapore have created a robotic walker to assist physiotherapists. This newly designed device promises not only to improve the quality but also the productivity of therapy sessions. The most important aspect of this machine is that it allows the patient to practice walking on the ground instead of a treadmill. This technology consists of six different modules:…

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More Clarity for our Beloved Apps

November 26, 2014

Grayhill 17 Megapixel Touch Panels for Medical Applications by EDITORS on Nov 25, 2014 • 12:53 pm 1 inShare Grayhll (La Grange, IL), a company that makes all sorts of human interface devices, is releasing new high resolution touch panels for medical applications. The screens are able to track up to ten fingers at 4,096 x 4,096 (17 megapixel) accuracy. Plus, they work just fine with medical gloves, and since the screens can be disinfected, they can be used in surgical applications for radiological image browsing, accessing…

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