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Persona of a user

André is 71 years old and is married with Maria, 68 years old. They live together, on their own, at home. André suffers from a stroke. He needs to train daily routines and activities and he needs physical aid and more »

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Target users

Parts of this entry have already been posted but we want to give some more information about our target users. The target users of our product are patients who suffer from a CVA or a cerebrovascular accident (better known as more »

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Functionality of our concept

The patient will train daily routines and activities with the object by making gestures with the object while receiving visual feedback (and even auditory feedback if possible) from these gestures. For our object there are activities from the following themes: more »

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Story behind our concept

We choose the “Revalidatieobject” as our final concept that we wanted to develop. In order to make it a useful and new product for a specific user, we talked with people from the world of medical rehabilitation. The medical specialists more »

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Felting conductive wool

We felted the conductive wool, based on this source: http://www.kobakant.at/DIY/?p=2395 , and we made a ball with it. Therefore, we needed hot water and hand soap:   the conductive wool: a lot of soaking and rubbing the wool with your hands more »

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Conductive foam

We tested a sheet of conductive foam (the type you find in an ordered package of electronic components, it is anti-static foam) of 6 mm thickness. There is good conductivity throughout the surface and across the thickness (in the range of more »

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Information

MaKey MaKey QuickStart tutorial: https://www.sparkfun.com/tutorials/378

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slaaphygiene: adviezen/regels

om ons inslaapverhaal sterker te maken en de werking vh product te verbeteren lijkt het ons interessant om deze adviezen zoveel mogelijk toe te passen/te integreren in ons productscenario. We vonden deze regels op http://users.ugent.be/~dpeverna/hygiene.htm, via het UGent centrum voor slaap- more »

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Information and Inspiration

Muscle wire drawing

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