The Abilitech Assist

The Abilitech Assist is a new wearable orthotic device that enhances natural arm movement for people with upper arm weakness to restore independence in daily tasks. With adjustable springs at the shoulder and elbow, and cables that carry electrical signals to adjust the tension of the springs, the sleeve-like Assist is custom fit to the user’s arm. It is supported by a vest that offloads the…

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