reciprocal gait orthotic

re·cip·ro·cal gait or·thot·ic

(RGO) (rĕ-sip'rŏ-kăl gāt ōr-thot'ik)
A hip-knee-ankle-foot orthotic (abbreviated HKAFO) that incorporates a cable system to activate hip extension and opposite hip flexion during ambulation, reducing the energy required when compared with traditional knee-ankle-foot orthotics.
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