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Brain Electrodes Could Mean Movement For Spinal Injury Patients [VIDEO]

Imagine moving an object by simply thinking about that action. It’s not telepathy, but a recent development by researchers might give hope…
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Neuroprosthetics And Robot Rehabilitation Wake Up The 'Spinal Brain' And Restore Voluntary Movement After Spinal Cord Injury

Health : Medical News Today (2 years ago)

Rats with spinal cord injuries and severe paralysis are now walking (and running) thanks to researchers at EPFL. Published in the June 1, 2012 issue of Science, the results show that a severed section of the spinal cord can make a c... Read Post

Researchers Are Finding New Ways To Treat And Rehabilitate Patients With Spinal Cord Injury

Health : Medical News Today (2 years ago)

Research just released demonstrates how new scientific knowledge is driving innovative treatments for spinal cord injuries. Spinal cord damage is debilitating and life-altering, limiting or preventing movement and feeling for millio... Read Post

Spinal Cord Injury Leads To Irreversible Tissue Loss Within 40 Days

Health : Medical News Today (last year)

A spinal cord injury changes the functional state and structure of the spinal cord and the brain. For example, the patients' ability to walk or move their hands can become restricted. How quickly such degenerative changes develop, h... Read Post


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