Affordable Mobile Robots for the Elderly


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

This project develops and tests the use of service robots to track health of the elderly over time. The objectives are to develop a low-cost mobile manipulator capable of a limited set of elder- relevant manipulation tasks (e.g. picking up dropped items). The investigators will visualize and model the use of the service robot during deployments at an elder care facility. Feedback from focus groups with elders and...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 5 December 2017.

1 Jul 2014 31 Mar 2016 1 Mar 2018 1 Dec 2018 1 Dec 2017 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Basics




Trial Design

  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Supportive Care
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Single Group Assignment