Robotic knee

Robotic knee

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Caption: Robotic knee. Time-exposure image of researcher Hugh Herr testing a robotic prosthetic knee. The knee reproduces the force response movements of a human knee more accurately than standard prostheses, enabling its wearer to walk more naturally even over difficult terrain. Herr, a double amputee, is one of the knee's developers. He works at MIT's (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Leg Lab, USA.

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Keywords: american scientist, amputee, artificial joint, artificial knee, artificial limb, engineering, healthcare, herr, hugh, man, massachusetts institute of, medical, medicine, mit leg lab, prosthesis, prosthetic, researcher, roboticist, robotics, technology, time-exposure image, united states, usa, walking

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