Neuroprosthetics: Medicine of the futureShared by:
What happens when man merges with machine? Society has already toyed with this concept with pop culture characters like Marvel hero Iron Man and movies like Pacific Rim. Artificial but ‘intelligent’ prosthetic limbs that learn a user’s gait enables amputees to regain near-normal functions have already been invented. Cue neuroprosthetics – the vanguard of medical technology. This article aims to explore the concept of neuroprosthetics and its ability to change the practice of medicine.
28 Aug 2017 - General