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Innovative Device Recreates Symptoms of Parkinson’s in Healthy Individuals

An innovative device developed by Klick Labs can recreate parkinsonian tremor in healthy individuals. Designed to increase empathy among caregivers, SymPulse Tele-Empathy Device records a patient’s hand tremors and then simulates them on a healthy individual wearing the device. The intensity of the adjusted to achieve a more authentic experience. The device prototype has been approved for clinical trials.