electromyography electromyography

Definition(s):

  • (n) diagnosis of neuromuscular disorders with the use of an electromyograph

Usage(s):

  • His clinic uses sophisticated electromyography equipment that charts the activity of muscle and nerve cells in order to design exercise regimens tailored to each patient's .

News

  1. Robotic prosthesis turns drummer into a three-armed cyborg

    Scientists have created a robotic drumming prosthesis with motors that power two drumsticks. The first stick is controlled both physically by the musicians’ arms and electronically using electromyography (EMG) muscle sensors. The other stick “listens” to the music being played and improvises.
    on March 6, 2014     Source: Science Daily

  2. Robotic prosthesis turns drummer into a 3-armed cyborg

    ( Georgia Institute of Technology ) Georgia Tech has created a robotic drumming prosthesis with motors that power two drumsticks. The first stick is controlled both physically by the musicians' arms and electronically using electromyography muscle sensors. The other stick 'listens' to the music being played and improvises. The robot that can be attached to amputees, allowing its technology to be ...
    on March 6, 2014     Source: EurekAlert!

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