Idea - FICS

Rehabilitation

Team and Contact Details

Student Name School Degree Year Email
Hassan AshrafSMMEMS/M.PhilSecondhaccanashraf@gmail.com
Muhammad Fazeel GhafoorSMMEMS/M.PhilSecondmfazeelgh@gmail.com

Inter School Idea ? No
Do you need expertises from another area: No
If Yes please provide details of expertises you need:

Idea Details

Idea Name: Rehabilitation
Slogan: Stroke Rehabilitation Training
Supervisor Name: Asim Waris
Supervisor Designation: Assistant Professor
Supervisor School: SMME
Supervisor Department: Department of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences
Contact number: 0518866068
Email ID: asim.waris@smme.nust.edu.pk
Abstract:
    The project aims to provide a post-stroke rehabilitation system to let the survivors regain their body movement functions.
What is the unmet need in society that your idea will fulfill ?
    The key point of post-stroke rehabilitation is that exercises and therapy must begin as soon as possible after stroke to let the survivors regain their body movement functions.
Who needs it ? How many would benefit ?
   In Pakistan, there was a crude stroke incidence of 95 per 100,000 persons per year for the years 2000 to 2016. The proposed system can be utilized the regain body movements of the stroke survivors.
How will the solution works
    By playing the EMG-driven computer game, the patients can locate disused body parts and start training their muscles even when they have to stay on beds during the early stage of rehabilitation.
Who are your competitors ? How is your solution different
    The physiotherapists who conduct post-stroke rehabilitation of the stroke survivors.
Status: new
Entry Date & Time: 2021-01-14 (1222)