Robotic Devices Help Improve Walking for Those with Severe Deficits

Robotic Devices Help Improve Walking for Those with Severe Deficits

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Robotic Devices Help Improve Walking for Those with Severe Deficits

Using robotic devices during gait training can improve walking abilities in people with multiple sclerosis (MS), particularly among those with severe disability, a review of 17 studies has found. However, the benefits lasted only a few months, suggesting that patients need regular training to maintain the improvements. The study, “What does evidence tell us about the use of gait robotic devices in patients with multiple sclerosis? A comprehensive systematic review on functional outcomes and clinical…

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