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US20130013026 SYSTEM FOR ELECTRICAL STIMULATION OF NERVES  
A system for treatment of gait disorders reflects, with electrical stimulation patterns fed to electrodes (1, 8) arranged at the patient, on the event of heel-strike and heel-off, the events being...
US20150100104 CONTROLLER UNIT FOR A FUNCTIONAL ELECTRICAL STIMULATION (FES) ORTHOTIC SYSTEM  
Various embodiments are described herein for a method and system for facilitating a gait of a user with a functional electrical stimulation (FES) orthotic system. In some described embodiments,...
US20130211474 SYSTEM FOR STIMULATION OF NERVES  
In a system for stimulation of nerves comprising implanted electrodes, an external to the system trigger device is equipped with a sensor and a transmitter for wirelessly broadcasting a signal to...
US20120330375 ORTHOSIS FOR GAIT MODULATION  
A functional electrical stimulation (FES) orthosis, including: a frame, an inner layer coupled to an inner surface of the frame, an electrode base, and a connector assembly. The frame is...
US20110208266 Apparatus for Applying Electrical Current to a User's Leg Muscles  
The invention relates to apparatus for applying electrical current to the quadriceps muscle. The apparatus is in the form of a garment (to be worn on a user's thigh) having a integrated...
US20150100105 SENSOR UNIT FOR A FUNCTIONAL ELECTRICAL STIMULATION (FES) ORTHOTIC SYSTEM  
Various embodiments are described herein for a method and system for improving a gait of a user with a functional electrical stimulation (FES) orthotic system. In some described embodiments, the...
US20130131757 MUSCLE FATIGUE METER  
A functional electrical stimulation system for moving at least a portion of a body of a subject, e.g., legs. Such a system includes: a stimulator that can provide a plurality of sets of functional...
US20140249600 COLLECTING GAIT INFORMATION FOR EVALUATION AND CONTROL OF THERAPY  
A medical device delivers a therapy to a patient. The medical device or another device may periodically determine an activity level or gait parameter of the patient, and associate each determined...
US20110152968 ORTHOSIS FOR A GAIT MODULATION SYSTEM  
A functional electrical stimulation (FES) orthosis for FES to a limb segment, including: (a) a semi-rigid, self-retaining C-shaped frame, the frame configured to substantially envelop the limb...
US20150080979 FUNCTIONAL ELECTRICAL STIMULATION SYSTEMS  
A gait modulation system including: (a) a sensor device including a sensor adapted for associating with at least one lower limb of the patient, the sensor for transducing at least one parameter...
US20140148873 JOINT REHABILITATION APPARATUS AND TECHNIQUE  
An embodiment includes simultaneously supplying direct current (DC) energy to recondition cartilage of a knee joint while simultaneously protecting that cartilage by supplying alternating current...
US20110040349 Noninvasive electrical stimulation system for standing and walking by paraplegic patients  
The present invention is concerned with functional electrical stimulation (FES) of paraplegics having spinal cord injuries (SCI), especially for the purpose of walking, where stimulation is...
US20140128939 FUNCTIONAL ELECTRICAL STIMULATION (FES) METHOD AND SYSTEM TO IMPROVE WALKING AND OTHER LOCOMOTION FUNCTIONS  
A method and system which provides wireless, noninvasive electrical stimulation to different muscle groups to allow the user to conduct physical activities, such as walking, by stimulating various...
US20120239112 ELECTROSTIMULATOR CAPABLE OF OUTPUTTING STABLE ELECTRIC STIMULUS  
An electrostimulator comprises a boost circuit supplying a stimulus signal, first and second electrodes disposed on a skin surface, detecting a voluntary myoelectric signal and giving the stimulus...
US20140094873 FOOTWEAR PRODUCT FOR FUNCTIONAL ELECTRICAL STIMULATION  
A product, e.g. an insole for a shoe, fitting onto a person's foot sole based on a platform (SM) of a flexible and electrically isolating material. Multiple stimulation electrodes (S1, S2, S3)...
US20110238131 LEG ELECTRIC SHOCK SWITCH OF ELECTRONIC WALKING AID  
A leg electric shock switch of an electronic walking aid comprises an upper insulating plate having a restoring resilience; an upper electrode plate, installed below the upper insulating plate; a...
US20120123293 MOTOR NERVE ROOT STIMULATION  
A motor device for bypassing or bridging an area of neurological damage, including at least one electrode having an electric mechanism for generating electric current, and a programming mechanism...
US20070208392 System for functional electrical stimulation  
An exercising system and method for the treatment and rehabilitation of the paralyzed muscles of the legs. Stimulators and sensors are implanted in several of the main muscle groups of the legs. A...
US20140276236 WIRELESS FOOTSWITCH AND FUNCTIONAL ELECTRICAL STIMULATION APPARATUS  
A shoe insole has a cavity configured to provide an internal pocket open to a face of said insole, conveniently the lower face, the cavity having a length greater than its width and being directed...
US20070179561 Muscle stimulation method and system to improve walking  
In a method and a system of providing walking assistance and/or therapy to a person with impaired gait, electrical stimulation is applied to muscles of a leg that effect dorsiflexion and plantar...
US20050131489 Therapeutic device for electrical muscle stimulation treatment of venous deficiency functional disorders of the lower limbs and for preventing deep venous thrombosis  
The device (10) comprises a knitted article of the stocking, sock, or tights type having a leg portion suitable for coming into contact with the skin of the lower limb. At least in a portion of...
US20090019725 ELECTROMAGNETIC FITNESS SHOES WITH A CONDUCTOR STRUCTURE AND INSOLES  
The present invention provides electromagnetic fitness shoes with a conductor structure and an insole. The shoes include a vamp, an inner space, a heel portion and a sole. The sole includes a big...
US20090069865 FUNCTIONAL ELECTRICAL STIMULATION SYSTEMS  
A gait modulation system including: (a) a sensor device including a sensor adapted for associating with at least one lower limb of the patient, the sensor for transducing at least one parameter...
US20070112394 Orthosis for a gait modulation system  
A functional electrical stimulation (FES) orthosis for FES to a limb segment, including: (a) a semi-rigid, self-retaining C-shaped frame, the frame configured to substantially envelop the limb...
US20090062884 MOVEMENT ASSIST SYSTEM  
A movement assist system for assisting stably a movement of a creature, particularly a creature whose body part is paralyzed due to neuropathy or the like. According to the movement assist system,...
US20050192645 Method to produce a balanced dorsiflexion during the gait of patients with foot drop  
A ministimulator is positioned adjacent to the deep peroneal nerve and electrically actuated to elicit balanced dorsiflexion, without eversion, of the ankle of a patient having foot drop.
US20140316484 NON INVASIVE NEUROMODULATION DEVICE FOR ENABLING RECOVERY OF MOTOR, SENSORY, AUTONOMIC, SEXUAL, VASOMOTOR AND COGNITIVE FUNCTION  
In one example embodiment, a neuromodulation system for inducing locomotor activity in a mammal, in cooperation with a signal generator and an electrode, delivers a signal with an overlapping high...
US20110137375 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETECTION OF INVERSION AND EVERSION OF THE FOOT USING A MULTI-CHAMBER INSOLE  
A system includes at least three sensors, an electrode array, a muscle stimulator, and a microprocessor. The sensors are configured to be arranged substantially in a common plane and associated...
US20070203533 Implantable medical device for restoration of neurological function impaired by peripheral neuropathy  
An implantable device for treating a patient using sensory substitution includes a wearable article in which are disposed one or more sensors for detecting the phase of the gait cycle of the...
US20070173903 Medical device for restoration of neurological function impaired by peripheral neuropathy  
A device for treating a patient using sensory substitution includes a wearable article in which are disposed one or more sensors for detecting the phase of the gait cycle of the patient, a...
US20090292369 Device and Method for Decreasing Energy Consumption of a Person by Use of a Lower Extremity Exoskeleton  
A lower extremity exoskeleton, configurable to be coupled to a person, includes: leg supports configurable to be coupled to the person's lower limbs and designed to rest on the ground during...
US20090118791 Systems and Methods for Immobilizing with Change of Impedance  
An electronic disabling device includes first and second electrodes positionable to establish first and second spaced apart contact points on a target having a high impedance air gap existing...
US20070293915 NEURAL PROSTHESIS  
A neural prosthesis includes a centralized device that can provide power, data, and clock signals to one or more individual neural prosthesis subsystems. Each subsystem may include a number of...
US20060149338 Neurally controlled patient ambulation system  
Various embodiments of an ambulation system and a movement assist system are disclosed. For example, an ambulation system for a patient may comprise a biological interface apparatus and an...
US20110295339 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR STABILIZING, IMPROVING MOBILITY, AND CONTROLLING CARTILAGE MATRIX DEGRADATION OF WEIGHT-BEARING ARTICULAR JOINTS  
An apparatus and method for improving mobility and/or the quality of synovial fluid of an affected articular joint are disclosed, wherein the joint is associated with at least a first muscle group...
US20120012486 Foot drop device storage pole  
A storage and support device for storing and supporting components of a Functional Electrical Stimulator Foot Drop Device is disclosed and includes an upstanding hollow tubular member extending...
US20120059432 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR REFLEX-BASED FUNCTIONAL GAIT TRAINING  
A device and method for gait training, such as for rehabilitation of a person after a stroke is provided. In some embodiments, the device comprises a stimulator, preferably electric stimulator,...
US20120197343 APPARATUS FOR FUNCTIONAL ELECTRICAL STIMULATION OF THE BODY  
A controller is provided for a functional electrical stimulator for attachment to a leg comprising, a connector for a foot switch for sensing foot rise or foot strike, a circuit for responding to...
US20090043357 Wireless real-time feedback control functional electrical stimulation system  
The present invention relates methods for assisting a user having paralyzed muscles in walking. The methods focus on addressing foot drop and stimulating arm swing to aid in balance and mimic a...
US20140249646 SYSTEM FOR RECORDING ELECTRONEUROGRAPHIC ACTIVITY  
A system for recording electroneurographic activity comprising at least three electrodes capable of sensing a nerve signal from a peripheral nerve and means for receiving and processing the sensed...
US20130267816 SYSTEM FOR RECORDING ELECTRONEUROGRAPHIC ACTIVITY  
A system for recording electroneurographic activity comprising at least three neurosense electrodes capable of sensing a nerve signal from a peripheral nerve and means for receiving and processing...
US20140249647 SYSTEM FOR RECORDING AND PROCESSING NEURAL ACTIVITY  
A system for recording electroneurographic activity comprising at least three electrodes capable of sensing a nerve signal from a peripheral nerve and having means for receiving and processing the...
US20140180361 NEUROSTIMULATOR  
A neurostimulator device for use with groups (e.g., more than four groups) of electrodes. The neurostimulator may include a stimulation assembly configured to deliver different stimulation to each...
US20170173326 SYSTEM FOR SELECTIVE SPATIOTEMPORAL STIMULATION OF THE SPINAL CORD  
The present disclosure refers to systems for electrical neurostimulation of a spinal cord of a subject in need of nervous system function support. In one example, a system comprises a signal...
US20170106189 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR FUNCTIONAL ELECTRICAL STIMULATION  
A functional electrical stimulation system (1) for correction of drop-foot, comprising: a device (3) to be placed on a paretic leg, provided with a plurality of multi-pad electrodes (315) on one...
US20170065815 FUNCTIONAL ELECTRICAL STIMULATION SYSTEMS  
A gait modulation system including: (a) a sensor device including a sensor adapted for associating with at least one lower limb of the patient, the sensor for transducing at least one parameter...
US20160279418 SYSTEM TO DELIVER ADAPTIVE EPIDURAL AND/OR SUBDURAL ELECTRICAL SPINAL CORD STIMULATION TO FACILITATE AND RESTORE LOCOMOTION AFTER A NEUROMOTOR IMPAIRMENT  
The present invention provides a closed-loop system for real-time control of epidural and/or subdural electrical stimulation comprising: means for applying to a subject neuromodulation with...
US20160199208 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR ELECTRIC STIMULATION OF MUSCLES INVOLVED IN HUMAN PHYSIOLOGICAL GAIT PATTERN AND BRACE TO SUPPORT AN ANATOMICAL JOINT WITH SUCH DEVICE  
A device for electrical stimulation of muscles involved in the physiological gait of a human includes an element for electrical muscle stimulation. A sensor detects information relevant to the...
US20150265834 SYSTEMS AND APPARATUS FOR GAIT MODULATION AND METHODS OF USE  
An apparatus includes a frame, a sensor, and an electric stimulator. The frame is removably couplable to a portion of a limb. The sensor is configured to produce a first signal associated with a...
US20130030330 Control and Integration of Sensory Data  
A sensory data integration system for integrating sensory data generated by a first sensory substitution device and sensory data generated by a second sensory substitution device. The system...

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