Friday, December 30, 2011

Invention of the Day: Exoskeleton for the disabled.

Ekso Bionics develops and markets a device that helps paralyzed people walk. Original research to create the exoskeleton was done at UC Berkeley.

Here's how it works in the field (direct link)

I believe the breakthrough he mentions in the video relates to the use of smart walking sticks.

tags: invention, health

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