walking system

walking system

A complex device that enables patients with spinal injuries resulting in paralysis of the legs to walk. The device uses computer-controlled electrical stimulation to muscles so that walking may be accomplished. Each of these devices is made esp. for each patient, and their use is experimental.
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Tenders are invited for Hocoma Andago Walking System Equipment, Accessories, and Supplies
The ReWalk Exoskeletal Walking System for Persons with Paraplegia (VA_ReWalk).
Extra buses and trains are being laid on and an army of volunteers, marshals and police officers will guide pedestrians around the city centre, including a one-way walking system through Paradise Forum.
The ReWalk is the result of this mission; it is walking system that will allow paraplegics to bring walking into their daily lives once again.
open] with a walking system that combined bilateral SCKMs and open-loop FNS with the standard reciprocating bar of the IRGO (i.
com and The American Nordic Walking System, and will introduce seniors to the 3 basic levels of Nordic Walking as developed by the American Nordic Walking System.
The Hound-a-Bout hands-free dog walking system reportedly lets you do both at the same time.
A key component of the human walking system is the central pattern generator (CPG).
The Plus 15 Walking System is a network of enclosed sidewalks suspended 15ft above the ground.
This bodyweight-supported robotic walking system was instrumental in improving Andy's physical condition and walking ability.
After 3-1/2 months in the program, individuals participated in gait training in the FES walking system (Petrofsky and Smith, 1991).