AI Use Case

Enhance individual mobility through use of automated equipment

Automated equipment to assist patients and healthcare practitioners with physical mobility, supplemented by artificial intelligence. Often implemented in therapy and rehabilitation or assisted living facilities. Includes artificial limbs, walkers, wheelchairs etc.

Function

Benefits

Risk reduction - Patient outcomes,Risk reduction - Reduce environmental physical risk

Case Studies

Newcastle University~Newcastle University researchers automate identification of grip type needed to pick up objects by prosthetic limb with 88% success,Iceland Ossur~Össur’s artificial limbs adjust according to user gait to provide greater comfort using machine learning,Hoobox Robotics~Hoobox Robotics enables wheelchair users to control the motorized machines through their facial expressions

Industry

Healthcare

Healthcare Equipment And Supplies

Data Sets

Structured / Semi-structured,Time series

AI Technologies

Product Type - Robotics,Machine Learning (ML),ML Task - Action Selection - Reinforcement Learning ,Product Type - Vision - Object detection,Model Architecture - Deep Neural Networks,Model Architecture - Convolutional Neural Network (CNN),ML Task - Prediction - Binary Classification,Product Type - Vision - Image classification,ML Task - Prediction - Multi-class Classification,ML Task - Prediction - Annotation

Potential Vendors

Intel