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TherAssist Software LLC announces the release of version 8.1 of its TherAssist Scheduler software.
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While visiting New York City to promote “Beakthrough Starshot,” Dr Stephen Hawking chose to use the Aquatec OceanDual shower chair for his personal hygiene needs.
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As part of the acquisition of Phillips Lift Systems Inc, EZ-ACCESS adds a line of power toilet seat lifts to its product offerings.
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Toyota Motor North America has entered an agreement with DEKA Research and Development to help DEKA continue its development and launch of the next generation iBOT motorized wheelchair.
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Live, online therapy services provider PresenceLearning has redesigned its therapy environment for special needs students in schools with the release of Lightyear.
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Alber USA LLC, based in Oakdale, Pa, offers the e-motion M15 power assist drive, which is designed to help wheelchair users with impaired strength or restricted hand function to propel independently.
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The StimRouter Neoromodulation System from Bioness Inc, as well as the Indego exoskeleton from the Human Motion and Control Business Unit of Parker Hannifin Corp, are finalists in the 2016 Medical Device Excellence Awards (MDEA).
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Called “The Effective Compliance Program,” it is designed to help healthcare providers reduce their risks due to audits, billing errors, and regulatory violations.
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The SEM Scanner, a handheld pressure ulcer pressure ulcer detection device developed by BBI LLC, recently won the Frost & Sullivan European New Product Innovation Award for Pressure Ulcer Diagnostics for 2015.
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The UNYQ Scoliosis Brace, designed by 3D Systems and brought to market by UNYQ, has received the CES Innovation Award during the recent Consumer Electronics Show.
A research team from the National University of Singapore has developed a new lightweight and smart rehabilitation device called EsoGlove to help restore hand movement in patients who have lost their hand functions due to injuries or nerve-related conditions. (Photo credit: National University of Singapore)
A research team has developed a lightweight and smart robotic glove to help restore movement in those who have lost function in their hand due to injuries or nerve-related conditions.
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The compact 7550 Fold-Up Wheelchair Scale by Webb City, Mo-based DETECTO, is designed to fold away when not in use, thereby freeing up floor space.
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The book, Mommy’s Coming Home a Little Different, shares the author’s story about coming home after a spinal cord injury.
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Butler Mobility Products, based in Lewisberry, Pa, offers inclined platform wheelchair lifts that are engineered to move up and down with ease and safety.
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The Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC) announces the publication of Advances in Multiple Sclerosis Primer, Second Edition, which aims to help rehab professionals help treat patients with multiple sclerosis (MS).
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Quantum Rehab, headquartered in Duryea, Pa, introduces power seating systems with crash-tested and WC19-compliant iLevel and TRU-Balance 3 technology.
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Ft Lauderdale, Fla-headquartered Stimwave Technologies announces that its Freedom-8A Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) System for pain relief has received FDA clearance.
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BionX Medical Technologies Inc announces in a media release that it has entered an exclusive distribution agreement with Ottobock HealthCare GmbH to distribute the BiOM prosthetic ankle in select European markets.
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Home dwellers have a new option for increasing their accessibility to interior and exterior doorways, with the introduction of the Concierge Power Door Opener from Algona, Wash-based EZ-Access.
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A new mobile app has been released to enable postsurgery patients to self-manage their recovery at home after having hip or knee joint replacement.