Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
Title: Wearable power assistive device for helping user to move their hand
Other Titles: 帮助用户移动手的可佩戴式助力设备
Authors: Tong, KY 
Ho, SK 
Chan, TWD 
Chen, M 
Zhou, HF 
Pang, MKP 
Issue Date: 5-Feb-2014
Publisher: 中华人民共和国国家知识产权局
Source: 中国专利 ZL 201010183113.1 How to cite?
Abstract: A rehabilitation system for training hand movement of a user, the system comprising: a platform to be attached to the hand of the user; a plurality of finger assemblies operatively connected to the platform, each finger assembly having: a motor, a proximal follower assembly for a metacarpophalangeal (MCP) joint having a proximal rail guide operatively connected to the motor, and an intermediate follower assembly for a proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joint having an intermediate rail guide operatively connected to the proximal follower assembly; wherein a knuckle joint indicator of the proximal rail guide corresponds to a first virtual center and knuckle joint indicator of the intermediate rail guide corresponds to a second virtual center, the alignment of the knuckle joint indicators to the virtual centers enable motion of the finger to be controlled and maintain rotational axes of the finger about each virtual center when the proximal and intermediate follower assemblies are actuated by the motor. Using the invention, the user can initiatively participate in the rehabilitation training.
Rights: 专利权人: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Appears in Collections:Patent

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
ZL201010183113.1.pdf2.49 MBAdobe PDFView/Open
Show full item record
PIRA download icon_1.1View/Download Contents

Page view(s)

Last Week
Last month
Citations as of Jan 13, 2019


Citations as of Jan 13, 2019

Google ScholarTM


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.