The embodiment of assistive devices-from wheelchair to exoskeleton.

@article{Pazzaglia2016TheEO,
  title={The embodiment of assistive devices-from wheelchair to exoskeleton.},
  author={Mariella Pazzaglia and Marco Molinari},
  journal={Physics of life reviews},
  year={2016},
  volume={16},
  pages={
          163-75
        }
}
Spinal cord injuries (SCIs) place a heavy burden on the healthcare system and have a high personal impact and marked socio-economic consequences. Clinically, no absolute cure for these conditions exists. However, in recent years, there has been an increased focus on new robotic technologies that can change the frame we think about the prognosis for recovery and for treating some functions of the body affected after SCIs. This review has two goals. The first is to assess the possibility of the… CONTINUE READING
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