Virtual and diverse: Digitization of rehabilitation and physiotherapy


Photo: In the ReMoCap lab a woman evaluates the measured data of a man's gait analysis; Copyright: Martin Lifka Photography

Researchers in the field of 3D motion and gait analysis are certain that in the coming years there will increasingly be technologies available that enable 3D motion analysis with simple body worn sensors.

Small apps, big benefits

Robot-assisted stroke rehabilitation

Photo: Prof. Dr. Claudia Voelcker-Rehage with a volunteer in the GRAIL lab; Copyright: TU Chemnitz/Jacob Müller

Prof. Dr. Claudia Voelcker-Rehage instructs a test person in the gait analysis laboratory about the appearing cues during a walk in a virtual city. The virtual world is projected onto a 240 degree curved screen.

Rehabilitation in virtual reality

Photo: Nadine Lormis; Copyright: private

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