This Exoskeleton Could Help Millions in Wheelchairs Walk Again

Through electric motors on each leg, the device allows the patient to move their knees and hips in order to walk. Although this portable device does not replace wheelchairs completely, it is a step in helping those confined to wheelchairs walk again and become more independent.

Of all those who suffer spinal chord injuries, only 1% make a recovery. This could be revolutionary for them.

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