Aretech’s ZeroG used in research to help restore the ability to walk following spinal cord injury

Source: Neuroscience News The ability to walk has been restored following a spinal cord injury, using one’s own brain power, according to research published in the open access Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation. This is the first time that a person with complete paralysis in both legs (paraplegia) due to spinal cord injury was able to […]

Kessler Foundation uses the Aretech ZeroG Gait and Balance System to advance research

Source: Globenewswire The Kessler Foundation acquired the ZeroG Gait and Balance Training System to advance their rehabilitation research for people with disabilities. ZeroG will be used in research by Kessler to help explore new ways to help individuals function more independently at home, the community and in the workplace. ZeroG, a robotic body-weight support system […]

Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network has immediate success with ZeroG

Source: Advance PT Sue Golden, PT, NCS Director of Neurorehabilitation Technologies at Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network in Allentown, PA is interviewed by Advance magazine on the immediate impact ZeroG made to their therapy program. “We see patients here with stroke, spinal cord injury, head injury, vestibular issues, concussion, multiple sclerosis, cancer, Parkinson’s, movement disorders, really […]

Motor learning strategies applied to neurorehabilitation

Source:  Kessler Foundation Dr. Joe Hidler, CEO of Aretech and inventor of the ZeroG Gait and Balance Training System discusses the research he and colleagues have done which has served as the catalyst as to why ZeroG was developed. This podcast was hosted by the Northern New Jersey Spinal Injury System with support from the […]

Aretech to showcase ZeroG at APTA-CSM

Source: PR Web Aretech is showcasing Version 2 of the ZeroG Gait and Balance System at the American Physical Therapy Association’s Combined Sections Meeting in Indianapolis, Indiana February 4-7. ZeroG contains many unique features, not found in similar systems which present a significant advancement to therapists in the treatment options for their patients in gait, […]

Good Shepherd adds ZeroG to their Health & Technology Center

Source: Mcall Velcro straps made a ripping sound Monday morning as physical therapists refitted a harness around Stella Price. The harness, similar to the kind used by rock climbers, was attached to a pulley system mounted to a track in the ceiling. And, once snug around Price’s torso and legs, it gently pulled her out […]