Effective method of robot therapy in a nursing home - Study on intervention of therapy

Toshimitsu Hamada*, Hiroki Okubo, Yosuke Shimada, Yoko Watanabe, Hisashi Onari, Yoshihito Kagawa, Tomomi Hashimoto, Toshiko Akazawa

*Corresponding author for this work

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    Robot therapy using a pet-type robot is useful for the welfare and care of elderly people. In this paper, we have described an effective intervention method of robot therapy, which was obtained experimentally through conducting robot therapy in a nursing home.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publication2006 SICE-ICASE International Joint Conference
    Number of pages4
    Publication statusPublished - 2006
    Event2006 SICE-ICASE International Joint Conference - Busan
    Duration: 2006 Oct 182006 Oct 21


    Other2006 SICE-ICASE International Joint Conference


    • Care
    • Nursing home
    • Pet-type robot
    • Robot therapy
    • Welfare

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Computer Science Applications
    • Control and Systems Engineering
    • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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