Thursday, September 23, 2021

Tag: Assistive Technology

Power to the Paralyzed

For patients with paralyzing spinal cord injuries, sometimes it takes more than medicine and Physical Therapy to help get them on the road to...

2008 SCI Hall of Fame Nominations Open

National Spinal Cord Injury Association to be Honored at Abilities Expo ROCKVILLE, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nominations for the 2008 Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Hall of Fame are...

University of Pittsburgh Awarded $4.75 Million Grant to Improve Treatment of Spinal Cord Injuries

The U.S. Department of Education’s National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research has awarded a $4.75 million grant to the University of Pittsburgh to...

Wheelchairs roll, and rock: Spinal injury patients offer help to live life kingsize

New Delhi, August 29:* Nekram Upadhyay is 34, suffers from polio, walks with a crutch, and has won the prestigious Ford Fellowship. * Dr Tomasz...

Terry Using Environmental Control

Terry uses an Environmental Control system to control equipment in his home to enable him to be as independent as possible.

Nominate someone for the SCI Hall of Fame! Deadline Aug.15

Nominations for the 2007 Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Hall of Fame are officially open! Anyone can nominate candidates in any of 14 categories by completing...

N0M4D Fox Interview (Xbox 360 gamer)

Nomad was born with a rare muscle and joint disorder called Arthrogryposis that has confined him to a wheelchair and left him without the use of his arms or legs.

Pitt Rehab Counselor

Information for individuals with disabilities living in Pennsylvania, including assistive technology, adapted sports, and employment.

EasyStand – Equipment by Altimate Medical

Standing frames and mobility aids are assistive technology at its best, created by Altimate Medical to aid in mobility and standing therapy. Designed by a...

“Roll Models” and Designer Wheelchairs Add New Spin to Famed New York Fashion Week

FRESNO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 10, 2007 -- We invite you to consider: What would a St. John wheelchair look like? Rich...