exoskeletons

Exoskeleton training expands options for stroke rehab

Exoskeleton training expands options for stroke rehab

Researchers have demonstrated that high-dose therapy gait training using robotic exoskeletons may aid early rehabilitation for acute stroke.

Exoskeleton and brain-machine interface boost stroke rehab

Exoskeleton and brain-machine interface boost stroke rehab

Researchers have developed a system that combines a brain-computer interface and a robotic arm that responds to the actual intentions of treated patients.

Ultra-thin sensitive strain sensors

Ultra-thin sensitive strain sensors

Researchers have developed a new range of nanomaterial strain sensors that are 10 times more sensitive when measuring minute movements, compared to existing technology.

Brain injury: Exoskeleton training improves walking

Brain injury: Exoskeleton training improves walking

Researchers have shown that gait training using robotic exoskeletons improved motor function in adolescents and young adults with acquired brain injury.

Exoskeleton improves mobility in patients with spinal cord injury

Exoskeleton improves mobility in patients with spinal cord injury

Exoskeletal-assisted walking is safe, feasible, and effective in individuals disabled by spinal cord injury.

Exoskeletons reduces strain in health care

Exoskeletons reduces strain in health care

For a study, nurses wore exoskeleton vests to discover how the new technology would suit the special requirements of patient care.