Wednesday, January 22, 2014

An Old/New Prosthetic That Works

"The best designs and innovations come from people who refuse to accept the definitions and limitations set be others" says Mark Lesek, an amputee inventor. Mark lost his arm several years ago. Now his search for a better prosthetic could improve the lives of amputees everywhere.

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New Device Makes Wheel Chairs Obsolete

This device holds great promise for paraplegics and others confined to wheelchairs.

The TEK Robotic Mobilization Device is a machine developed to replace the wheelchair. In this demonstration video, we see a man with a severe injury to his spinal cord able to move about in ways that a wheelchair would make very difficult.