Students at West Virginia and associate professor Frances Van Scoy, PhD, are conducting research on wearable technologies, including a neuroheadset students are using to create a thought-to-speech program for patients who have sustained a stroke, have aphasia, or other maladies impacting speech.
In a recent news release, Northwestern Medicine announced its launch of a multidisciplinary center designed to provide patients all aspects of musculoskeletal care in one location.
Advanced gait and balance technologies play a vital role in predicting and preventing falls
The Dynamic Stair Trainer Compact, available through Clarke Health Care Products, is a smaller version of the company’s Dynamic Stair Trainer and offers steps that adjust to each client’s ability.
Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center have developed a “therapy car” built to be used by its physical and occupational therapists to help patients post-hip and knee replacement simulate getting in and out of a real vehicle.
A comprehensive rehabilitation plan can help a patient manage subacromial impingement syndrome and prevent further injury.
Somatosensory reweighting can be a valuable component in the rehabilitation of patients affected by vestibular impairments.
The Knee and Hip Rehabilitation Device from EZMEND is designed to assist in recovery after surgery or sports, knee, and hip injuries.
PowerStrips from SpiderTech are designed to help restore muscle activation and provide protection during healing.
A new study shows that postoperative physical therapy that begins as early as 2 days after a mastectomy can significantly improve joint mobility as well as improve quality of life for women who have undergone this procedure.