Get up and walk!
Enabling paraplegics to walk: that is the aim for the MARCH project. An exoskeleton, a kind of robot suit, helps the patient take steps. The regained mobility is of course wonderful for the patient. But possibly even more important: exercise is good for the circulation.
Sjoerd Butter, Jelle Sturkenboom
Delft University of Technology
Partners: Segula en Motekforce Link
Contributing students: Bachelor and Master students of TU Delft
Pilot: Claudia Bosch-Commijs