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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.

VR applied to rehabilitation for stroke patients

VR applied to rehabilitation for stroke patients

VR-based rehabilitation programs are becoming an important complement to conventional motor therapy for stroke patients and individuals with neurodegenerative diseases.

A portable arm rehabilitation robot

A portable arm rehabilitation robot

A new portable arm rehabilitation robot will help patients to carry out robot-aided therapy at home, allowing them to perform intensive exercises without visiting hospitals or clinics.

Virtual rehab for stroke patients

Virtual rehab for stroke patients

Researchers have been putting virtual reality rehabilitation for stroke survivors to the test and created a gaming platform to improve their lives.

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.

Exosuit makes stroke survivors walk farther

Exosuit makes stroke survivors walk farther

Research study in stroke survivors with chronic hemiparesis shows soft exosuit technology to bring immediate improvements in walking speed and endurance tests.