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The robotics helping stroke patients regain balance

Author: Euronews Knowledge

Main category: Medicine (Neurology)
Alternative category: Engineering (Civil engineering)

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Re-learning how to walk normally is an essential part of rehabilitation, especially for patients who have suffered a stroke.

In Slovenia, the University Rehabilitation Institute in Ljubljana is testing a unique robot that not only helps people to walk again but also to regain a sense of balance.

Euronews met Anton, a man who suffered a stroke a year and a half ago.


Language: English

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