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  • Master thesis presentation: Electromyography analysis by classification complexity estimation

    On 29 August, 2016, Niclas Nilsson, MPBME, will be presenting his master thesis with the title “Electromyography analysis by classification complexity estimation” When? Monday, August 29 at 13:00 pm. Where? Landahlsrummet (room 7430), Hörsalsvägen 11, 7th floor Examiner: Tomas McKelvey Abstract Intuitive control based on myoelectric pattern recognition (MPR) can be used in clinical applications such as prosthetic limbs and Phantom Limb Pain treatment. Electromyography (EMG) patterns representing limb movements…

    Master thesis presentation: Development of a motion tracking algorithm using a non-depth sensing camera to assist in rehabilitation of stroke and COPD patients

    On 17 August 2016, Henrik Fransson and Tobias Petrén, MPBME, will be presenting their master thesis with the title “Development of a motion tracking algorithm using a non-depth sensing camera to assist in rehabilitation of stroke and COPD patients”. When? Wednesday, August 17 at 14.00 Where? Blå Rummet (room 6414), Hörsalsvägen 11, 6th floor Examiner: Fredrik Kahl Abstract Stroke and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are two common diseases and…

    Business Sweden presents the success recipe for doing business in China

    On 6 September you are welcome to attend a breakfast seminar at the Biotech Center. Business Sweden (the Swedish Trade council) in China has recently finished a study called – ”The Recipe for success – Lessons learned from Swedish SMEs in China” – targeting Swedish SME companies with an interest for China. The study is based on market analysis, interviews with Swedish SME companies that have found success in China…

    MedTech West lunch seminar with professor Anders Wallin from the Memory Clinic

    WHAT IS NEEDED TO MOVE THE ALZHEIMER FIELD FORWARD? One of the major medical challenges is to prevent or delay the development of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and related disorders, but still efficient treatment methods are lacking. Insufficient knowledge of subcortical small vessel disease (SSVD) in AD may explain the lack of success of AD trials. Underestimation of the impact of SSVD on cognition may explain why only few trials have…

    Master thesis presentation: Prediction of motor volition in the lower limbs: Towards a treatment for phantom limb pain

    On Friday 26 August, 2016 Eva Lendaro, MPBME, will present her master thesis with the title “Prediction of motor volition in the lower limbs: Towards a treatment for phantom limb pain”. When? Friday, August 26th at 14.00 Where? Landahlsrummet (room 7430), Hörsalsvägen 11, 7th floor, Chalmers Examiner: Sabine Reinfeldt Supervisor: Max Ortiz Catalan Abstract Introduction: Immediately after an amputation, patients commonly experience the vivid sensation that the amputated limb is…

    Master thesis presentation: eNursing, the usage of ICT-solutions to improve elderly care – A solution to facilitate nurses daily work situation

    On Tuesday, 23 August 2016, Bea Bengtsdotter, MPBME, will present her master thesis with the title “eNursing, the usage of ICT-solutions to improve elderly care – A solution to facilitate nurses daily work situation”. Examiner: Bengt Arne Sjöqvist When? Tuesday, August 23rd at 14.15 Where? Landahlsrummet (room 7430), Hörsalsvägen 11, 7th floor, Chalmers Abstract With an aging population, the cost of high-quality elderly care increases rapidly in Sweden. The continuously…

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      Röda stråket 10B - "MedTech West house"
      Sahlgrenska University Hospital
      413 45 Göteborg


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      Henrik Mindedal
      Director of Medtech West
      henrik.mindedal@medtechwest.se

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