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Wearable Robots Getting Lighter, More Portable
May 9, 2013
Source: Associated Press
The technology has many nicknames. Besides "wearable robot," the inventions also are called "electronic legs" or "powered exoskeletons." This version, called Indego, is among several competing products being used and tested in U.S. rehab hospitals that hold promise not only for people such as Gore with spinal injuries, but also those recovering from strokes or afflicted with who have multiple sclerosis and cerebral palsy.
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