Water jet technology for wound healing
All over the world, people suffer from chronic wounds due to diabetes and other causes. A new micro water jet technology promises improved treatment.
This prosthetic leg is highly intelligent
Hiking, going cycling with friends. With the right prosthetic leg, amputees can once again lead an active life.
Reliability is everything
Medical technology is a key market for maxon. Many of our drives are used in insulin pumps. What exactly do our motors do in these devices?
Training robots revolutionize therapy
When two Swiss robotics engineers developed a new computer-controlled leg press, that was surprisingly effective in the rehabilitation therapy.
Affordable Prosthetics empowers amputees
Amputees have lacked robotic prosthetic options that are reasonably priced and offer long-term dependable use. Easton LaChappelle of Unlimited Tomorrow wants to change that.
How to build an exoskeleton
An exoskeleton must be lightweight, compact, powerful, reliable, and easy to use – what could be easier? Christian Bermes, head of the VariLeg enhanced team explains what it all comes down to.
Back on her own two feet
Paraplegics can learn to walk again through intensive training. To achieve this, they need strong will, time, and modern robotic mobilization equipment.
Walking with robot technology
How the Taiwanese Company FREE Bionics wants to help people with a new exoskeleton solution.