Worldwide, 16 million people suffers strokes annually, most of whom do not regain full limb functionality.
Omnihuman uses VR and soft robotics to motivate patients to engage in upper limb exercises through playing a variety of musical instruments. The device facilitates the fine muscular movement of the fingers for patients who are unable to achieve precise motor movement and is adjustable according to the patient’s needs, providing essential motivation for consistent rehabilitative exercise.
Orion is a multi-disciplinary design engineer who has a keen interest in empowering and enriching the living experience of the elderly. He is interested in the amalgamation in the fields of design and technology, and how they might positively transform the living standards of the disadvantaged. At the moment, he is working on a home-based stroke rehabilitation device so that they could undergo rehabilitation exercises more independently in a more engaging manner. moreLinkedIn