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    • Editorial: Rehabilitation robotics: Challenges in design, control, and real applications 

      Romero Sánchez, Francisco; Luporini Menegaldo, Luciano; Font Llagunes, Josep Maria; Sartori, Massimo (Frontiers Media SA, 2022-07-27)
      Article
      Open Access
      In the last decade, research focused on rehabilitation robotics has progressed from proposing restricted or rigid solutions in a clinical setting to portable devices compliant with the user and also adapted to the their ...
    • Effects of gamification in BCI functional rehabilitation 

      Castro Cros, Martí de; Sebastian Romagosa, Marc; Rodriguez Serrano, Javier; Opisso Salleras, Eloy; Ochoa Jufré, Manel; Ortner, Rupert; Guger, Christoph; Tost Pardell, Daniela (2020-08-21)
      Article
      Open Access
      OBJECTIVE: To evaluate whether introducing gamification in BCI rehabilitation of the upper limbs of post-stroke patients has a positive impact on their experience without altering their efficacy in creating motor mental ...
    • Estudi i adaptació d'un incentivador respiratori per ampliar la seva aplicabilitat en rehabilitació 

      Villar Mas, Laura (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-06-25)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Covenantee:   Vecmedical Spain
    • Gamification of ReHub 

      Mayans Gordillo, Berta (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-07-19)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      The number of people who need or benefit from rehabilitation sessions is increasing over time. However, in some cases, access to such interventions is limited. Hence the need for telerehabilitation and the use of ...
    • Hand motion analysis during the execution of the action research arm test using multiple sensors 

      Padilla Magaña, Jesús Fernando; Peña Pitarch, Esteve; Sánchez Suarez, Isahi; Ticó Falguera, Neus (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2022-05-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      The Action Research Arm Test (ARAT) is a standardized outcome measure that can be improved by integrating sensors for hand motion analysis. The purpose of this study is to measure the flexion angle of the finger joints and ...
    • Implementació de l'entorn Unity a la rehabilitació amb una aplicació 3D 

      Morancho Gràcia, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-10-20)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Les aplicacions multimèdia on es recrea un entorn en tres dimensions (3D) han guanyat molta força durant els últims anys, sobretot en el camp dels videojocs que encara segueix creixent de forma notable. En aquest estudi ...
    • Intersectionality and access to visual rehabilitation services: experiences of people with low vision, a qualitative study 

      Oviedo Cáceres, María del Pilar; Arias Valencia, Samuel; Hernandez Quirama, Andrea; Ruiz Rodríguez, Myriam; Guisasola València, Laura (Sage, 2023-12)
      Article
      Open Access
      Low vision is a condition of visual impairment, generated by an underlying pathology that affects visual functioning and the development of daily activities. In the field of visual impairment, the developments in the ...
    • Joint contact forces during semi-recumbent seated cycling 

      Crossley, Claire; Diamond, Laura; Saxby, David; Sousa, Ana Carolina Cardoso de; Lloyd, David; Fornusek, Che; Pizzolato, Claudio (Elsevier, 2024-05-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Semi-recumbent cycling performed from a wheelchair is a popular rehabilitation exercise following spinal cord injury (SCI) and is often paired with functional electrical stimulation. However, biomechanical assessment of ...
    • Módulo de Control del Wearable Smart Therapeutic Gloves 

      Rodríguez Martínez, Gerard (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-05-31)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    • Predictive multibody dynamic simulation of human neuromusculoskeletal systems: a review 

      Febrer Nafría, Miriam; Nasr, Ali; Ezati, Mahdokht; Brown, Peter; Font Llagunes, Josep Maria; McPhee, John (2022-11-21)
      Article
      Open Access
      Over the past decade, there has been a rapid increase in applications of multibody system dynamics to the predictive simulation of human movement. Using predictive “what-if” human dynamic simulations that do not rely on ...
    • Quantitative assessment of hand function in healthy subjects and post-stroke patients with the action research arm test 

      Padilla Magaña, Jesús Fernando; Peña Pitarch, Esteve; Sánchez Suarez, Isahi; Ticó Falguera, Neus (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2022-05-10)
      Article
      Open Access
      The Action Research Arm Test (ARAT) can provide subjective results due to the difficulty assessing abnormal patterns in stroke patients. The aim of this study was to identify joint impairments and compensatory grasping ...
    • Rehabilitation and engineering: an experience 

      Peña Pitarch, Esteve; Ticó Falguera, Neus; Abenoza Guardiola, Montserrat; Bichay, Ashraf A. F.; Romero Culleres, Georgia (Science Press, 2011)
      Conference report
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      Covenantee:   Fundació Althaia
      Every time more projects are developed involving different areas of knowledge and as a result of these arises the necessity for interdisciplinary work groups, to give an answer for the emerging needs. In this article we ...
    • Rehabilitation APP 

      Guerrero Miranda, Joel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-01-31)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    • Rehabilitation APP 

      Santaeularia Riera, Aleix (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-01-31)
      Bachelor thesis
      Restricted access - confidentiality agreement
    • Upper Extremity Joint Torque Estimation Through an EMG-Driven Model 

      Tahmid, Shadman; Font Llagunes, Josep Maria; Yang, James (2022)
      Conference report
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Cerebrovascular accidents like a stroke can affect lower limb as well as upper extremity joints (i.e., shoulder, elbow or wrist) and hinder the ability to produce necessary torque for activities of daily living. In such ...
    • VIRTUAL MIRROR: aplicación de realidad virtual 

      Vega Pinzón, Cindy Paola; Mayorgas Galvez, Oscar (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-07-03)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      La realidad virtual es un entorno escénico el cual tiene como objetivo proyectar diferentes escenarios de apariencia real utilizando modelado y simulación por computadora. Este entorno permite ...
    • Virtual mirror: kinect and unity integration 

      Ruiz Gracia, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-10-24)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Virtual reality (VR) technology is every day becoming a more popular application for physical rehabilitation and motor control research. The goal of this project is to help with the rehabilitation of patients with injuries ...
    • Virtual reality application for rehabilitation 

      Rodríguez González, Aitor; Picazo Cot, Marta (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-14)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Aquest projecte té com a objectiu desenvolupar una aplicació de Realitat Virtual funcional per a la rehabilitació i el benestar de la gent gran en residències d’avis. El que es pretén és complementar el tractament de ...
    • Virtual reality application for rehabilitation 

      Picazo Cot, Marta; Rodríguez González, Aitor (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-14)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Aquest projecte té com a objectiu desenvolupar una aplicació de Realitat Virtual funcional per a la rehabilitació i el benestar de la gent gran en residències d’avis. El que es pretén és complementar el tractament de ...
    • Virtual Reality applications design for physiotherapy and physical training 

      Tinoco Mascaró, Eva Maria; Gil Martin, Robert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-07-06)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Els estudis i les evidències dels avantatges que aporta la realitat virtual en teràpies de rehabilitació son cada vegada més abundants. En aquest projecte, amb la col·laboració de l'Associació de Diversitat Funcional d’Osona ...