Tuesday, June 16, 2009

Robotic Knee Orthosis Being Tested

Tibion Bionic Technologies has developed an electric knee orthosis that may be used to help patients suffering from a variety of conditions including neurologic disorders, surgery, generalized weakness and osteoarthritis. The orthosis has the ability to detect the user’s actions and assist them as needed whether that be with walking, getting up from a chair or going up and down stairs just to name a few options.

To read further check out the full article from MedGadget

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