POSTS TAGGED AS physical rehabilitation

Implantable Sensor for Bone Strength

February 1, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Wireless electronic sensor for bone health
“Engineers and orthopedic specialists at the University of Arizona built an ultra-thin wireless sensor that [MORE]

Jump Tracking

January 6, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Vert Jump Tracker
Many of Tagline’s readers are university-employed scientists and engineers.  Considering the revenue generation of university athletics, could become [MORE]

Orthotic Exoskeleton for Ankle Rehabilitation

May 20, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Soft Pneumatic Exoskeleton
Relying on four artificial muscles and several sensors, this soft orthotic exoskeleton from the Wyss Institute at [MORE]

Wearable Sensor Measures Body Movements

March 11, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mbody Suit
Kuopio, in central Finland, is a small city with many physically fit university students who are involved in competitive [MORE]

Body-Attachable Nanowire Sensors

February 25, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Silver Nanowire Sensor
Capacitance means an ability to store an electrical charge, and engineers at North Carolina State University have developed [MORE]

Soft “Exosuit” for Physical Rehab

October 15, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

“Biologically inspired engineers” at Harvard’s Wyss Institute have developed a soft exosuit that functions to assist gait rehabilitation.  [MORE]

A Smart Walking Cane

September 17, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Iso Walk Cane
This piece is both a commercial advertisement and an appeal for funding, but the product and projections [MORE]

Ames Device for Paralysis Rehabilitation

August 27, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ames Device
This piece is about a device developed at the Oregon Health & Science University which stimulates muscle function [MORE]

Wearable Sensors for Health Research

July 30, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Digit-Ease Sensor Glove for Arthritis
Arthritis, both rheumatoid and osteo, pains millions of people world wide, and studying [MORE]

Non-Invasive Brain Stimulation

August 21, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

It’s called transcranial direct current stimulation, and it involves placing electrodes on the scalp to stimulate the cerebellum’s motion [MORE]

Toyota’s Hospital and Home Health Robots

January 24, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Walk Training Assistant
Between Toyota Memorial Hospital and a robotics program at Fujita Health University Hospital, the Toyota Motor [MORE]