A home-based myoelectric training system for children

Matthew Dyson, Jennifer Olsen, Kianoush Nazarpour

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We present progress from an ongoing project which aims to develop a low cost home-use myoelectric training system for children. The training system is based on a first person game design within which children control a virtual limb and terminal device. Preliminary results indicate that the perceived level of control over the terminal device is high. However, designing a system which genuinely motivates and engages children remains a significant
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMEC20 Symposium Proceedings
Number of pages4
Publication statusPublished - 23 Jul 2020
EventMyoelectric Controls Symposium 2020 - Fredericton, Canada
Duration: 10 Aug 202013 Aug 2020


SymposiumMyoelectric Controls Symposium 2020
Abbreviated titleMEC 2020
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