Contact: Jason Maderer
Georgia Institute of Technology
Caption: Robots have the potential to help older adults with daily activities that can become more challenging with age. But are people willing to use and accept the new technology? A study by the Georgia Institute of Technology indicates the answer is yes, unless the tasks involve personal care or social activities.
Credit: Wendy Rogers/Georgia Institute of Technology
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