SMOOTH project receives 11 million

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The robot fetches water, picks up laundry and follows the elderly to lunch. At the same time the robot can interpret emotions like fatigue. Scientists from SDU are developing this robot in collaboration with the municipality of Køge and Patient@home, which will be ready to use in nursing homes in 2 years.

Counting the days until WHINN? Join CIMT at Folkemødet!

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While there are still about 4 month until this year’s WHINN conference is kicked off, you have the opportunity to delve into the world of innovation and health care solutions! CIMT (Centre for Innovative Medical Technology) and the University of Southern Denmark has joined forces and offers you a change to discover their collaboration in development, testing, implementation and research … Read More

WHINN 2017 – Value-based Healthcare Conference

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At this year’s WHINN, you have the opportunity the conference of Value-based Healthcare, where the innovation accelerators as augmented and virtual reality, next generation security, 3D printing, IOT, Cognitive and Robotics will be introduced and debated.

New SDU astronaut training robot can help the weak and elderly

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Right now, engineers from SDU and Danish Aerospace Company are collaboration on creating training equipment for future astronauts. Training with robots instead of very heavy exercise bikes that are currently being used, will improve the training and be more practical on board a spacecraft.

Will 3D cameras help treat diabetic ulcers?

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Every year, around 3000 Danes get ulcers related to diabetes. The ulcers are very hard to treat and they will in some cases lead to amputation – costly procedures both emotionally for the patient and economically for society. Because ulcers are often deep and complex, the adjoining nerves and vessels are at a higher risk of infection, which can lead … Read More

Care staff involvement makes implementation easier

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The biggest challenge for welfare technology companies is not the actual development of new products and solution – it’s the implementation of the technology in the day-to-day operation. Suma Care from Odense is aware of this challenge and has attempted to preempt it by collaborating with other companies to get input from the care staff and thereby further developing their … Read More