Laura Mongiovi, Associate Professor, Flagler College, St. Augustine, Florida
Monday, April 11, 2016
Design That Makes A Difference
Minnesota VA Health Care System, USA
Published on Mar 24, 2012
The Tek Robotic Mobilisation Device is being hailed as a potential breakthrough for the disabled. The machine allows paraplegics - those without the use of their legs - to perform everyday tasks far more easily from shopping in the supermarket to ironing. Developed by a team in Turkey, the device has already transformed the life of of Yusuf Akturkoglu who was selected to test it.