Watch episode 06 here. Jill Butler, PT, DPT, NCS uses examples from successful ReWalkers to highlight some of the common challenges that patients with SCI and therapists can encounter during the exoskeleton training process.
Watch Episode 04 here. Lou Awad, PT, DPT, PhD from Boston University provides an introduction to Paretic Propulsion – and the important role that it plays in facilitating community re-integration after stroke.
Watch Episode 04 here. In this episode, Kristen Hohl, PT, DPT, NCS from the Shirley Ryan Ability Lab builds upon the framework introduced in Episode 3 and uses case examples of patients with diagnoses of Spinal Cord Injury and Stroke from her experience as a physical therapist.
Watch Episode 3 here. Matt Giffhorn, PT, DPT, NCS from the Shirley Ryan Ability Lab introduces a conceptual framework to help guide clinical decision making for incorporating exoskeletons and exo-suits into clinical treatment programs in physical therapy practice.
Watch Episode 2 here. Naseem Chatiwala, PT, MS, DPT, NCS from Emerson Hospital provides a detailed overview of the key phases of gait: weight acceptance; single limb support & propulsion; and limb advancement.
Watch Episode 01 here. Kathleen O’Donnell and Jill Butler, PT, DPT, NCS provide an introduction to ReWalk Robotics and the Topics in NeuroRehabilitation web series which will provide new speakers each week focusing on topics including neuroplasticity, gait rehabilitation, and advanced technologies.