Research Volunteers Needed

Posted: 10March2014 in Uncategorized

Everyone needs to check this out!

E-nabling The Future

Mechanical Hand Flyer
After months and months of paperwork – Jorge and his group of specialists at Creighton University have obtained all of the approvals necessary to conduct research using their 3D printed, low-cost prosthetic hand devices!

This is so exciting!!

The purpose of this study is to examine the strength, muscular changes and overall functionality of low-cost, body powered mechanical hand devices for children and adults with upper limb differences.

They are currently looking for volunteers to test out Jorge’s  “Cyborg Beast” design locally in Omaha, NE after Spring Break and  then will reach out into the E-Nable group to find further testers.

They will be able to provide 50 hands to 50 individuals for this study and hope to provide evidence base information as well as objective feedback to the designers and researchers to improve their work and the designs.

To be eligible to participate in this study, you…

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