rehabilitation

Wearable technologies to make rehab more precise

Wearable technologies to make rehab more precise

New study explores using wearable technologies to develop precision rehab interventions in brain injury survivors.

Positive results for exosuit in stroke rehabilitation

Positive results for exosuit in stroke rehabilitation

Researchers have published the results of a trial of the ReWalk ReStore soft robotic exosuit for gait training in individuals undergoing post-stroke rehabilitation.

Next-generation cast inspired by animal scales

Next-generation cast inspired by animal scales

A graduate has designed wearable technology inspired by protective structures found in the animal world to protect athletes from injury.

IoT results-oriented exercise system for social distancing

IoT results-oriented exercise system for social distancing

An IoT system that allows geneticists, nutritionists, clinicians and exercise physiologists to work together remotely encourages middle-aged and elderly people to train using Interval Walking Training.

Robotics for everyone or only for the average person?

Robotics for everyone or only for the average person?

Exoskeletons are one technology with great potential - but is often developed for average people. So what about people who are small and thin, or tall and overweight?

Robots could help injured workers recover

Robots could help injured workers recover

Training robots to guide injured workers through simulated tasks could make return-to-work evaluations and treatment programs more effective and accessible, according to researchers at the University of Alberta.

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