Skip navigation links
home page > Communication > News > A customized robotic aid for hand rehabilitation
Print this page

News

A customized robotic aid for hand rehabilitation

A team of researchers from the Department of Industrial Engineering coordinates the HOLD project

As part of the HOLD project, a group of researchers from the Department of Industrial Engineering, in collaboration with Fondazione Don Gnocchi, is developing a device to support the recovery of hand functions.

A customized and low-cost robotic device, designed to prolong the effectiveness of home rehabilitation sessions and support the recovery of hand functions. HOLD (Hand exoskeleton system, for rehabilitation and activities), is its name and this is one of the multidisciplinary projects funded by the University for fixed-term researchers. The team of researchers is from the Department of Industrial Engineering and is working in collaboration with the Fondazione Don Gnocchi.

Read more on Medium

11 July 2018