How Stroke Patients Can Regain Mobility By Playing Tetris With A Robotic Arm

May 17, 2019

Source: Hypepotamus – by Muriel Vega 
Date: May 15, 2019

There are seven million stroke victims in the U.S. alone, with 800,000 new cases every year. To speed up recovery, patients typically enter a physical therapy rehabilitation program to stimulate their affected side and limbs to regain flexibility, extension, and range of motion.

However, stroke rehabilitation can be difficult for patients who have issues with access to clinics, motivation, and cost, if insurance won’t cover extensive therapy…