Rehab system dangles patients below a robot
When a patient is undergoing rehab for a condition that compromises their gait or sense of balance, the process certainly isn't helped by the constant worry that they might fall. That's why Bioness developed its Vector Gait and Safety System, that suspends the patient below a robotic trolley.
Prothèse futuriste imprimée en 3D par William Root - Journal du Design
Le designer industriel William Root a mis au point une approche novatrice de l'ingénierie prothétique avec cette structure futuriste et géométrique faite d’un maillage de brins métalliques. Conçue pour fusionner résistance structurelle, construction légère et élégance minimaliste, l’Exo Prosthetic Leg est composé de
Hugh Herr in Design News — Adrien Bisson Photography
A few weeks ago I was given the opportunity to meet Professor Hugh Herr, of MIT, in order to do the cover story for the December issue of Design News magazine . Professor Herr is an incredibly interesting guy, who lectures and has been written about extensively, and who helps millions of people thr
A father who lost his arm in an accident six years ago has been given a new lease on life by a hi-tech bionic hand which is so precise he can type again. Nigel Ackland, 53, has been fitted with the Terminator-like carbon fiber mechanical hand which he can control with movements in his upper arm. The new bebionic3 myoelectric hand, which is also made from aluminum and alloy knuckles, moves like a real human limb by responding to Nigel’s muscle twitches.
E-Nable designs young UK child a new superhero-inspired 3D printed arm
Thanks to Baltimore, Maryland-based E-nable, Charlie was not only able to unwrap presents with both hands on Christmas morning this year, he was also able to help decorate the tree, too.
"I feel like the Terminator": One-armed man's life transformed by advanced robot hand A one-armed man’s life has been transformed by a robot hand so accurate it can grip an egg without cracking it....
Amputee Swimming, Prosthesis Water Damage
Swimming is a great activity for amputees to improve overall health, ease symptoms such as pressure sores that are associated with use of a prosthetic limb.
Amy Purdy posa para ESPN - Noticias - Nevasport.com
Tenía 19 cuando su futuro pareció derrumbarse, pero logró salir adelante con mucho éxito. Hoy los medios estadounidenses la catalogan como una de las mujeres más sensuales en el deporte. Recientemente fue convocada por ESPN para realizar un desnudo