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Earl G Harper

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Robotics

When Robotics Seeks Solutions to Medical Challenges

Technology opens up new fields in the diagnosis of diseases and in the transport of organs. Four Spanish pioneers explain their work in this field Communicating with machines and being able to control them through the mind is both a science-fiction dream and a medical challenge. However, Spanish researcher José del Rocío Millán is clear …

General

Stroke Rehabilitation: What to Expect While Recovering

The goal of stroke rehabilitation is to help you relearn the skills you lost when the disease affected part of your brain. Stroke rehabilitation can help you regain independence and improve your quality of life. The severity of stroke complications and each person’s ability to recover vary widely. Researchers have found that people who participate …

Magnetic Stimulation

What is Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) is a technique for the treatment of Depression, Anxiety, Anxiety, Attention Deficit Disorder, Autism, Asperger’s, Parkinson’s, Senile Dementia, Insomnia, Addictions, Bulimia, Anorexia, Personality Disorder, and other neuropsychiatric disorders, which acts by directly stimulating the brain. Transcranial magnetic stimulation or rTMS. EMT activates certain parts of the brain by using electromagnetic energy …

Motion Analysis

The functioning of the human motor system

The motor system is the part of the central nervous system that is in charge of the movement. Much of the brain and nervous system is dedicated to processing sensory information to construct detailed representations of the external environment. Through vision, hearing, touch and other senses, we perceive the world and relate to it. However, …

Virtual Reality

Virtual reality, accessible for people with physical disabilities

A developer shows the possibilities of a ‘software’ to adapt without modifying the physical controls of virtual reality to people with reduced mobility. In its simplified definition, virtual reality “allows the generation of environments that break the usual restrictions of space-time, which makes possible the generation of movement, exchange and communication. “This means that movements …