IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - A study on a waist power assist suit for a caregiver to prevent lower back pain

2013 13th International Conference on Control, Automaton and Systems (ICCAS 2013)

Author(s): Yoshitoshi Ikeya ; Takashi Nakakuki
Sponsor(s): IEEE Ind. Electron. Soc.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 October 2013
Conference Location: Gwangju, South Korea
Conference Date: 20 October 2013
Page(s): 1,455 - 1,458
ISBN (CD): 978-89-93215-05-2
ISSN (Paper): 2093-7121
DOI: 10.1109/ICCAS.2013.6704115
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We currently develop a waist power assist suit for a caregiver that physically supports his/her lifting and twist motions to prevent lower back pain. In our earlier studies, a DC motor-driven... View More

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