Robotics for Spinal Cord Injury
In this highlight video, Professor Shuo-Hsiu (James) Chang, PT, PhD talks through some of his ideas on how robotic technology can be introduced in SCI rehabilitation in different ways depending on the individual impairments and functional goals.
Exoskeleton and Exo-Suit Progression Strategies
In this highlight video Matt Giffhorn, PT, DPT, NCS from the Shirley Ryan Ability Lab answers one of the questions we hear a lot: “How can I maximize the benefits of an Exoskeleton or an Exo-Suit to make sure I continue to progress and challenge my neuro rehab patients?”
Ep 12: Personal Exoskeleton Reimbursement Update
In Episode 12, Kathryn Vaughn, PT, DPT, Director of Product Management and Market Access for ReWalk Exoskeletons provides an update on ReWalk’s recent progress toward expanding market access to Powered Exoskeleton personal ownership within the US and Germany.
Ep 07: Supporting Advanced Technology Use in the Clinic
Watch Episode 07 here. Christy Smitheran, PT, ATP speaks from her experience as the owner of her own physical therapy practice to show how clinic management can support and motivate their staff when transitioning to new advanced clinical practice technologies.
Ep 06: Clinical Problem Solving with Exoskeletons – Clinic to Community Use
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.
Ep 04: Case Studies of Exo-Suits and Exoskeletons in Clinical Practice
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.
Improvements in Bowel Function With Exoskeleton Assisted Walking
“It’s More Than Walking.”
ReWalk Announces Placement of 500th Exoskeleton System
Robotic exoskeleton manufacturer has provided life changing medical devices for persons with spinal cord injury in 26 countries MARLBOROUGH, MA / YOKNEAM ILIT, ISRAEL – ReWalk Robotics, Ltd. (Nasdaq: RWLK) (“ReWalk” or the “Company”) announced today that the company has placed its 500th robotic exoskeleton medical device. The majority of these devices are personal systems […]