First Exoskeleton that Helps People with Disabilities Walk Approved by FDA
ReWalk Robotics out of Marlborough, MA announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved its ReWalk Personal System for at home use. The robotic wearable exoskeleton provides powered hip and knee motion enabling people with Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) to stand and walk. ReWalk is the first and only exoskeleton with FDA clearance and is now available throughout the United States.
Larry Jasinski, CEO of ReWalk Robotics said, “This revolutionary product will have an immediate, life-changing impact on individuals with spinal cord injuries.”