Wearable transfer aids are devices that are worn by the caregiver and uses robot technologies to provide powered assistance to him/her. The following are key considerations in the development of wearable transfer aids.
- Reduce the load on the back of the caregiver during transfer assistance.
- Wearable by oneself without help.
- Help the user transfer a person, for example, from the bed to the wheelchair to the toilet.
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