Weight Bearing Monitor
InsoleX is a wearable monitoring product that consists of smart insoles that can be place in shoes and a data analyzer. They are connected via wireless communication protocols so that the activities of users can be monitored in real-time. As a wearable product with smart textile sensors, the insole allows for measuring high-resolution under-foot pressure distribution, based on which a number of healthcare applications (for example, gait analysis, sport risk prevention, and physical rehabilitatio
Ossur Oasys Ots Knee Brace For Osteoarthritis
Ossur OAsys OTS Knee Brace for Osteoarthritis is a dual upright knee brace designed for both medial and lateral unloading of the knee joint to relieve the pain associated with osteoarthritis, valgus and varus angulation, rehabilitative weight unloading, and low to moderate impact support. The flexible, lightweight and heat moldable brace construction increases functional support for individuals with ligament instabilities, and can be easily customized to give the perfect fit. Ideal for low and m
Pressure Relief Training Device.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Pressure sensitive pad attached to a timer, intended to remind a person with a spinal cord injury to relieve seating pressure by pushing against the arms of the wheelchair and raising the pelvis. Describes a device consisting of a pressure sensitive pad placed on the wheelchair cushion directly under the patient's ischial tuberosities, attached to an alarm feedback mechanism which buzzes after a certain length of time if pressure has not been relieved
Rapid Rehab Smart Insole
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype "smart" shoe insole for individuals with prosthetic legs or individuals undergoing rehabilitation after hip fracture or replacement to correct their gait. University of Utah engineering professor, Stacy Bamberg, has developed the Rapid Rehab smart shoe insole to correct the gait of people who have prosthetic legs or people in rehabilitation after hip fracture or replace. The Rapid Rehab insole consists of a custom gel insole embedded with f