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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Stimulation combined with externally powered motorized orthoses for stroke
Principal Investigator:

Ronald J. Triolo

Location: Cleveland, OH
Congressional District Code: 11
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: February 2020 - January 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $248,113
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Objective - The objective of this study is to implement and test a neuro-mechanical gait assist (NMGA) device to correct gait characterized by muscle weakness, incoordination or excessive tone in veterans with hemiplegia from stroke that adversely affect their ability to walk, exercise, perform activities of daily living, and participate fully in personal, professional and social roles. Research Plan – Prototype NMGA device will be used to develop a finite state controller (FSC) to coordinate us...

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