ZeroG Helps Stroke Patient Learn to Walk Again

Source:  Portland Business Journal & KATU2 Gary LaRue, a 74-year-old Yamhill County farmer, had a severe stroke on March 17th that paralyzed his right side and affected his speech.  Less than six weeks later, he was walking — with assistance — thanks to a new device at the Legacy Rehabilitation Institute of Oregon, or RIO, which […]

Case Study: Faster Recovery Time with ZeroG

Source: Evergreen Health & Rehab After two devastating falls, one that broke his back and another that broke his hip, Gerald Mott of Toms Brook, VA was basically unable to walk or perform many other necessary activities of daily living (ADLs). Mott, 74, also suffers from osteoporosis. Still, he was highly motivated to get back […]

ZeroG Gait & Balance training technology at Mary Free Bed

Source: Mary Free Bed Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital becomes the first hospital in the Midwest to acquire a ZeroG Version 2. This new technology aids patients in gait and balance activities while they still have the safety of being protected by falls. Patient Todd VanZantwick used ZeroG to jog half a dozen paces down […]

Webinar: “Turning Control: A Dynamic Balance Functional Activity”

Source: APDM Join OHSU’s Dr. Fay Horak and Dr. Martina Mancini for a webinar entitled “Turning Control: A Dynamic Balance Functional Activity.” April 21st, 2016:  12:00-1:00pm Pacific Standard Time 1 CEU Credit This webinar covers the significance and challenge of controlling turning, or locomotion on a curved trajectory, for rehabilitation of dynamic balance. We discuss […]

Aretech Partners with APDM Wearable Technologies

Source:  PRWeb Aretech announced today that the ZeroG Gait and Balance Training System will now feature APDM’s Mobility Lab for comprehensive gait and balance assessment. APDM technology includes wearable sensors that provide sensitive, validated and reliable outcome measures of rehabilitation interventions. When combined with ZeroG, therapists now have the opportunity to treat their patients with […]

Cobalt Rehabilitation Hospital is the first in Arizona with ZeroG!

Source: Surprise Independent Cobalt Rehabilitation Hospital of Surprise is the first hospital in Arizona to provide the ZeroG robotic body-weight support system by Aretech to allow paralyzed patients to walk.  The ZeroG Gait and Balance Training System will be demonstrated as part of a public open house from 9 to 11am December 12th at the […]