Friedman hopes to change that with MusicGlove, a wearable computing device designed to help patients improve their fine motor skills. The glove is outfitted with tiny sensors that track the user’s hand movements. Patients use it to play a Guitar Hero-style game that involves pinching and gripping notes on the screen of a tablet.
Original source: http://attraining.org/atdaily/2015/05/08/musicglove/
As scooped from AT Daily on Scoopit!
OT’s have you seen this new wearable tech device? The MusicGlove was designed to improve fine motor skills and is being tested in rehabilitation. One of many new wearable tech and rehab devices. What are your thoughts? Any experience with this device?
HT to AT Daily for sharing great tech tools for individuals with disabilities!